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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: va'go-glos'o-fa-rin'je-al

Definition: Relating to the vagus and glossopharyngeal nerves; denoting their contiguous or common nuclei of origin and termination and regions innervated by both nerves such as the musculature of the pharynx.

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