suboesophageal ganglion

noun
sub·​oesophageal ganglion | \ ¦səb+...- \

Definition of suboesophageal ganglion

: a ganglionic mass formed in an insect by the fusion of the nerve ganglia of the 4th, 5th and 6th body segments

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History and Etymology for suboesophageal ganglion

suboesophageal from sub- + oesophageal

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“Suboesophageal ganglion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suboesophageal%20ganglion. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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