stomatogastric

adjective stoma·to·gas·tric \ ¦stōmə(ˌ)tō , ¦stämə(ˌ)tō+ \

Definition of stomatogastric

: of or relating to the mouth and the stomach; specifically : constituting a system of nerves that ramify over the anterior portion of the alimentary canal in various invertebrates

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Origin and Etymology of stomatogastric

International Scientific Vocabulary stomat- + gastric


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