Definition of Nexus

Nexus: A connection or link. A causal connection. A connected series.

"Nexus" comes from the Latin "nectere" meaning "to bind." The same Latin root gave rise to "connect" and "annex."


Last Editorial Review: 9/20/2012

Search MedTerms:


Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Pill Identifier Tool

Need help identifying pills and medications?
Use the pill finder tool on RxList.


STAY INFORMED

Get the Latest health and medical information delivered direct to your inbox!