Central Nervous System
Definition - What does Central Nervous System mean?
The central nervous system is comprised of the brain, spiral cord and various neurons. The nervous system’s core job is to send, receive and decipher information to the body parts. The nervous system sends messages from the brain to vital organs to ensure they are working at optimum. The central nervous system is protected by meninges. Meninges are connective tissue that protects the spinal cord from damage.