submucosal plexus

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submucosal plexus sub·mu·co·sal plexus (sŭb'myōō-kō'səl)
n.
A gangliated plexus of unmyelinated nerve fibers, derived chiefly from the superior mesenteric plexus, and ramifying in the intestinal submucosa.

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