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  1. 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

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  1. vagus(Noun)

    The vagus nerve.

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  1. Vagus(adj)

    wandering; -- applied especially to the pneumogastric nerve

  2. Vagus(noun)

    the vagus, ore pneumogastric, nerve

  3. Origin: [L., wandering.]

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