circumesophagal

Circumesophagal

Cir`cum*e*soph"a*gal\, a. [Pref. circum + esophagal.] (Anat.) Surrounding the esophagus; -- in Zool. said of the nerve commissures and ganglia of arthropods and mollusks.
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