vagal tone

noun

Medical Definition of vagal tone

: impulses from the vagus nerve producing inhibition of the heartbeat

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“Vagal tone.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/vagal%20tone. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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