trigeminus nerve

noun

tri·​gem·​i·​nus nerve
(ˈ)trī¦jemənəs-
variants or trigeminus
⸗ˈ⸗⸗⸗
plural trigemini

Word History

Etymology

New Latin trigeminus, from Latin, threefold, triple, from tri- + geminus twofold, twin

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“Trigeminus nerve.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trigeminus%20nerve. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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