ganglion cell

noun

Medical Definition of ganglion cell

: a nerve cell having its body outside the central nervous system

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“Ganglion cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ganglion%20cell. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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