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English definition of “glossopharyngeal”


adjective uk   /ˌɡlɒs.əʊ.fəˈrɪn.dʒi.əl/ us    /ˌɡlɑs.oʊ.fəˈrɪn.dʒi.əl/ specialized
relating to the tongue and the throat: The glossopharyngeal nerves provide taste and sensation information to the brain.
(Definition of glossopharyngeal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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