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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Pertaining to a division of the autonomic nervous system.

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  • The other system you have is called the parasympathetic and it is associated with being totally relaxed.
  • Once the threat has diminished, the part of our bodies known as the parasympathetic nervous system then brings everything back into order.
  • SNS is fight or flight and parasympathetic is rest and digest.
  • It enhances our parasympathetic nervous system, so we can relax. for more
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