Nerveless vs Nervation - What's the difference?

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Nerveless is a related term of nervation.


As an adjective nerveless

is lacking nerve: fearful; cowardly.

As a noun nervation is

a pattern of nerves, eg as seen on a leaf.

nerveless

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Lacking nerve: fearful; cowardly.
  • (biology) Lacking a nervous system.
  • Devoid of nerves: calm, controlled, cool under pressure.
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  • , year=2012 , date=June 28 , author=Jamie Jackson , title=Wimbledon 2012: Lukas Rosol shocked by miracle win over Rafael Nadal , work=the Guardian citation , page= , passage=There was no distracting Rosol's ice-calm as he killed the fifth set and match. Ace, cross-court forehand winner, ace, forehand winner – a blistering eighth game took him to 5-3 and informed Nadal precisely how nerveless the Czech was.}}

    Derived terms

    * nervelessness English contranyms

    nervation

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A pattern of nerves, e.g. as seen on a leaf.
  • ''His parchment skin earily displayed a bloodred nervation

    Synonyms

    * venation

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