hypoglossal nerve definition

  • noun:
    • Either for the 12th pair of cranial nerves that innervate the muscles regarding the tongue.
    • materials intrinsic muscles associated with tongue and other tongue muscles

Related Sources

  • Definition for "hypoglossal nerve"
    • Either for the 12th pair of cranial nerves…
    • View More
  • Hypernym for "hypoglossal nerve"
  • Medical Dictionary for "hypoglossal nerve"
    • The twelfth cranial nerve, which provides…
    • View More
41 votes

How would you define hypoglossal nerve?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!