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vagal

[ vey-guhl ]
/ ˈveɪ gəl /
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adjective

of or relating to a vagus nerve.

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Origin of vagal

First recorded in 1850–55; vag(us) + -al1
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British Dictionary definitions for vagal

vagal
/ (ˈveɪɡəl) /

adjective

anatomy of, relating to, or affecting the vagus nervevagal inhibition
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Medical definitions for vagal

vagal
[ vāgəl ]

adj.

Of or relating to the vagus nerve.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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