[noo-muh-gas-trik, nyoo-]Anatomy


of or relating to the lungs and stomach.


Origin of pneumogastric

First recorded in 1825–35; pneumo- + gastric Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for pneumogastric


adjective anatomy

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




Relating to the lungs and the stomach.
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