1. depressor nerve any nerve whose activity tends to reduce the activity or tone of the body part it serves
  2. depression a sunken or lowered geological formation
  3. depreciation rate the rate at which the value of property is reduced
  4. depressor muscle any skeletal muscle that draws a body part down
  5. accessory nerve arises from two sets of roots that unite to form the nerve
  6. preserve keep in safety and protect from harm, loss, or destruction
  7. depressive someone suffering psychological depression
  8. depressurize decrease the pressure of
  9. depressurise decrease the pressure of
  10. depressor any skeletal muscle that draws a body part down
  11. thoracic nerve any of twelve pairs of spinal nerves emerging from the thoracic region of the spinal cord
  12. depressing causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy
  13. depressant a drug that reduces excitability and calms a person
  14. Depression a period during the 1930s when there was a worldwide economic depression and mass unemployment
  15. sensory nerve a nerve that passes impulses from receptors toward or to the central nervous system
  16. depressingly in a depressing manner or to a depressing degree
  17. repressor gene gene that prevents a nonallele from being transcribed
  18. preservative tending or having the power to protect or prevent decay
  19. depersonalize make impersonal or present as an object
  20. depreciative tending to decrease or cause a decrease in value