vagi

vagus

[vey-guhs]
noun, plural vagi [vey-jahy, -gahy] .

Origin:
1830–40; < Latin: wandering

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vagus or vagus nerve (ˈveɪɡəs)
 
n , pl -gi
the tenth cranial nerve, which supplies the heart, lungs, and viscera
 
[C19: from Latin vagus wandering]
 
vagus nerve or vagus nerve (ˈveɪɡəs, -dʒaɪ)
 
n
 
[C19: from Latin vagus wandering]

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vagus va·gus (vā'gəs)
n. pl. va·gi (-gī, -jī)
The vagus nerve.

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