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[noo-muh-gas-trik, nyoo-] /ˌnu məˈgæs trɪk, ˌnyu-/ Anatomy

of or relating to the lungs and stomach.
adjective (anatomy)
of or relating to the lungs and stomach
a former term for vagus

pneumogastric pneu·mo·gas·tric (nōō’mō-gās’trĭk, nyōō’-)
Relating to the lungs and the stomach.


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