How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"vago" is from "vagus" (wandering) spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "vagus (lung, heart, stomach, intestines) nerve" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|In potassium chloride administration, the vagotropic action was due to a selective diminishing of the tonic component.|
|This is described as training vagotonia.|