Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to nervus vagus: pneumogastric nerve
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||nervus vagus - a mixed nerve that supplies the pharynx and larynx and lungs and heart and esophagus and stomach and most of the abdominal viscera|
cranial nerve - any of the 12 paired nerves that originate in the brain stem