pneumogastric

[ noo-muh-gas-trik, nyoo- ]
/ ˌnu məˈgæs trɪk, ˌnyu- /
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adjective

of or relating to the lungs and stomach.

noun


Nearby words

  1. pneumocystosis,
  2. pneumoderma,
  3. pneumodynamics,
  4. pneumoencephalogram,
  5. pneumoencephalography,
  6. pneumogastric nerve,
  7. pneumogram,
  8. pneumograph,
  9. pneumographic,
  10. pneumography

Origin of pneumogastric

First recorded in 1825–35; pneumo- + gastric

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British Dictionary definitions for pneumogastric

pneumogastric

/ (ˌnjuːməʊˈɡæstrɪk) /

adjective anatomy

of or relating to the lungs and stomach
a former term for vagus
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Medicine definitions for pneumogastric

pneumogastric

[ nōō′mō-găstrĭk ]

adj.

Relating to the lungs and the stomach.

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