a combining form with the meaning “vagus nerve,” used in the formation of compound words: vagotomy.

Nearby words

  1. vaginoplasty,
  2. vaginoscopy,
  3. vaginosis,
  4. vaginotomy,
  5. vagitus uterinus,
  6. vagodepressor,
  7. vagolysis,
  8. vagolytic,
  9. vagomimetic,
  10. vagotomy

Origin of vago-

see origin at vagus, -o- Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for vago-




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