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adjective glos·so·pha·ryn·geal \ˌgläs-ō-fə-ˈrin-j(ē-)əl, ˌglȯs-, -ˌfar-ən-ˈjē-əl\

Medical Definition of glossopharyngeal

  1. 1:  of or relating to both tongue and pharynx

  2. 2:  of, relating to, or affecting the glossopharyngeal nerve <glossopharyngeal lesions>

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