Definition of ganglionic in English:

ganglionic

adjective

  • See ganglion

    • ‘Robo2, which we identified in the screen as a weak suppressor, has previously been shown to be required to prevent the ganglionic branches of the embryonic tracheal system from crossing the ventral midline.’
    • ‘The two main ganglionic trunks of the sympathetic nervous system are the cervical and lumbar trunks.’
    • ‘Mature neuronal or ganglionic cells were not seen.’
    • ‘The lesion was composed of ganglionic and astrocytic components.’
    • ‘Preganglionic fibres act on adrenal cells (through the production of acetylcholine) just as if those cells were ganglionic nerve cells.’

Pronunciation

ganglionic

/ɡaŋɡlɪˈɒnɪk/