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Trigeminus meaning in English

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1. fifth cranial nerve, nervus trigeminus, trigeminal, trigeminal nerve, trigeminus

the main sensory nerve of the face and motor nerve for the muscles of mastication

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noun plural -ni (-naɪ)
another name for trigeminal nerve

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n. pl. tri·gem·i·ni (-nī)

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