Definition of reinnervate in English:

reinnervate

verb

Physiology
  • with object To provide with a new nerve supply, by natural regeneration or by surgical means.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Daniel Tuke (1827–1895), physician and writer on psychological medicine. From re- + innervate.

Pronunciation

reinnervate

/ˌriːɪˈnəːveɪt//ˌriːˈɪnəːveɪt//ˌriːˈɪnəveɪt/