phrenic

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adjective phren·ic \ˈfre-nik\

Definition of phrenic

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the diaphragm

  2. 2 :  of or relating to the mind

Origin and Etymology of phrenic

New Latin phrenicus, from Greek phren-, phrēn


First Known Use: 1697


Medical Dictionary

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phrenic

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adjective phren·ic \ˈfren-ik\

Medical Definition of phrenic

  1. :  of or relating to the diaphragm


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phrenic

noun phren·ic

Medical Definition of phrenic


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