glossopharyngeal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γλῶσσα (glôssa, the tongue) + φάρυγξ (phárunks, pharynx).

Adjective[edit]

glossopharyngeal (comparative more glossopharyngeal, superlative most glossopharyngeal)

  1. Pertaining to both the tongue and the pharynx

Noun[edit]

glossopharyngeal (plural glossopharyngeals)

  1. Any of the glossopharyngeal nerves.

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