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vagus, vagus nerve, nervus vagus, pneumogastric, pneumogastric nerve, tenth cranial nerve, wandering nerve(noun)
a mixed nerve that supplies the pharynx and larynx and lungs and heart and esophagus and stomach and most of the abdominal viscera
The vagus nerve.
wandering; -- applied especially to the pneumogastric nerve
the vagus, ore pneumogastric, nerve
Origin: [L., wandering.]
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