Definition of ganglioid in English:

ganglioid

adjective

Biology Medicine
  • Resembling a ganglion or that of a ganglion.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John William Griffith (?1819–1901). From gangli- + -oid. Compare post-classical Latin ganglioides, Byzantine Greek γαγγλιοειδής, and also ancient Greek γαγγλιώδης.

Pronunciation

ganglioid

/ˈɡaŋɡlɪɔɪd/