vagolysis

[vā-gŏlĭ-sĭs]

n.

Surgical destruction of the vagus nerve.

Nearby words

  1. venerable,
  2. venerate,
  3. veneration,
  4. venereal,
  5. venereal bubo,
  6. venereal diseases,
  7. venereal lymphogranuloma,
  8. venereal ulcer,
  9. venereal wart,
  10. venereology


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