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phreni- pref.
Variant of phreno-.


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  • Phrenic

    [fren-ik] /ˈfrɛn ɪk/ adjective 1. Anatomy. of or relating to the diaphragm. 2. Physiology. relating to the mind or mental activity. /ˈfrɛnɪk/ adjective 1. 2. (obsolete) of or relating to the mind adj. “pertaining to the diaphragm,” 1704, from Modern Latin phrenicus, from Greek phren “diaphragm, mind” (see phreno-) + -ic. phrenic phren·ic (frěn’ĭk, frē’nĭk) […]

  • Phrenic artery

    phrenic artery n.

  • Phrenicectomy

    phrenicectomy phren·i·cec·to·my (frěn’ĭ-sěk’tə-mē) n. Excision of a portion of the phrenic nerve. Also called phrenicoexeresis.

  • Phrenic ganglion

    phrenic ganglion n. Any of several small autonomic ganglions contained in the plexuses accompanying the inferior phrenic arteries.

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