\ɡˌaŋɡlɪˈɒnɪk], \ɡˌaŋɡlɪˈɒnɪk], \ɡ_ˌa_ŋ_ɡ_l_ɪ__ˈɒ_n_ɪ_k]\
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By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
Applied to collections of vesicular matter which are centres of nervous power to the fibres connected with them.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
Relating to ganglia. Nerves are so called in the course of which ganglions are met with; as the greater part of the branches of the great sympathetic or trisplanchnic, the posterior roots of the spinal nerves, &c. Ganglionics, according to Dr. Pereira, are agents, which affect the ganglionic or great sympathetic system of nerves, [?]-as stimulants and sedatives.
By Robley Dunglison
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- Relating to ribs and transverse processes of the vertebrae articulating with them. Lying between ribs and transverse process of the vertebrae.