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ganglionic

[gang-glee-on-ik] /ˌgæŋ gliˈɒn ɪk/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
of, pertaining to, or consisting of ganglia.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; ganglion + -ic
Related forms
interganglionic, adjective
multiganglionic, adjective
nonganglionic, adjective
postganglionic, adjective
preganglionic, adjective
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preganglionic in Medicine

ganglionic gan·gli·on·ic (gāng'glē-ŏn'ĭk)
adj.
Relating to a ganglion; ganglial.

preganglionic pre·gan·gli·on·ic (prē-gāng'glē-ŏn'ĭk)
adj.
Situated proximal to or preceding a ganglion, especially a ganglion of the autonomic nervous system.

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