Plexus Definition

plĕksəs
plexuses
noun
plexuses
A complexly interconnected arrangement of parts; network.
Webster's New World
A network of blood vessels, lymphatic vessels, nerves, etc.
The solar plexus (of nerves) in the abdomen.
Webster's New World

(mathematics) The system of equations required for the complete expression of the relations which exist between a set of quantities.

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Singular:
plexus
Plural:
plexuses

Origin of Plexus

  • New Latin from Latin braid from past participle of plectere to plait plek- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Latin, from plex-, past participle stem of plectere (“plait, interweave").

    From Wiktionary

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