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nervation

[nur-vey-shuh n] /nɜrˈveɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
Also, nervature
[nur-vuh-choo r, -cher] /ˈnɜr vəˌtʃʊər, -tʃər/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1715-1725
1715-25; nerve + -ation
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British Dictionary definitions for nervature

nervation

/nɜːˈveɪʃən/
noun
1.
a less common word for venation
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