from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Either of the seventh pair of cranial nerves that control facial muscles and relay sensation from the taste buds of the front part of the tongue.

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  • n. The seventh (VII) of twelve paired cranial nerves.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. cranial nerve that supplies facial muscles


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