vagal

[vey-guh l]

Origin of vagal

First recorded in 1850–55; vag(us) + -al1
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vagal

adjective
  1. anatomy of, relating to, or affecting the vagus nervevagal inhibition
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Word Origin and History for vagal
adj.

1854, from vagus + -al (1).

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vagal in Medicine

vagal

[vāgəl]
adj.
  1. Of or relating to the vagus nerve.
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