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OTHER WORDS FROM phrenicpost·phren·ic, adjectivesub·phren·ic, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for phrenic
Care must be taken not to injure the important nerves, particularly the accessory, the vagus, and the phrenic.
The vagus, the phrenic, and the spinal nerves may also be pressed upon.
The symptoms are mainly those of peripheral neuritis with special implication of the phrenic and the pneumogastric nerves.
The phrenic arteries, two in number, pass to supply the under surface of the diaphragm.
Have you not stimulated my phrenic nerves, besides ruining my digestion with a galvanic current round my stomach?The Captain of the Pole-Star and Other Tales|Arthur Conan Doyle
British Dictionary definitions for phrenic
- of or relating to the diaphragm
- (as noun)the phrenic