occipital ganglion

noun

Definition of occipital ganglion

: one of the paired ganglia of the stomodaeal nervous system of an insect that are located just behind the brain

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“Occipital ganglion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/occipital%20ganglion. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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