- Relating to the soma or trunk, the wall of the body cavity, or the body in general.
- Relating to or involving the skeleton or skeletal (voluntary) muscle and the innervation of the latter, as distinct from the viscera or visceral (involuntary) muscle and its (autonomic) innervation.
- Relating to the vegetative, as distinguished from the generative, functions.
[G. somatikos, bodily]
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