suboesophageal ganglion


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

Word History


suboesophageal from sub- + oesophageal

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“Suboesophageal ganglion.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jun. 2023.

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