vagal

[vey-guhl]
adjective
of or pertaining to a vagus nerve.

Origin:
1850–55; vag(us) + -al1

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vagal (ˈveɪɡəl)
 
adj
anatomy of, relating to, or affecting the vagus nerve: vagal inhibition

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vagal va·gal (vā'gəl)
adj.
Of or relating to the vagus nerve.

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Example sentences
They need to test whether or not the vagal nerve is the trigger or if the brain is the trigger to the vagal nerve.
During stress, vagal tone decreases, allowing the heart to speed up and the body to handle the stressor.
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