Definition of pneumogastric in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌn(y)o͞omōˈɡastrik/


Relating to the lungs and stomach.
Example sentences
  • It relieves both chi and blood congestion making it helpful for neural irritations, especially of the pneumogastric nerve regulating the heart and lungs.
  • The pneumogastric nerve has a longer course and a wider distribution than any of the cranial nerves, being distributed to the pharynx, esophagus, larynx, lungs, heart, stomach, intestines, and spleen.

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Syllabification: pneu·mo·gas·tric

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