pneumogastric nerve

noun Anatomy. (formerly)

the vagus nerve.

Origin of pneumogastric nerve

First recorded in 1825–35 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for pneumogastric nerve

pneumogastric nerve


vagus nerve
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