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Pronunciation: nu'mo-gas'trik


  1. Relating to the lungs and the stomach.
  2. Obsolete term denoting the nervus vagus.

Synonym(s): gastropneumonic, gastropulmonary

[G. pneumon, lung, + gaster, stomach]

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