American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Use "auditory nerve" in a sentence
"Small speakers were inserted into her ears and connected to the auditory nerve in her brain stem; they repeatedly emitted 100-decibel clicks, which prevented her from hearing anything."