Meaning of ganglioid in English:

ganglioid

Pronunciation /ˈɡaŋɡlɪɔɪd/

adjective

Medicine Biology
  • Resembling a ganglion or that of a ganglion.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John William Griffith (?1819–1901). From gangli- + -oid. Compare post-classical Latin ganglioides, Byzantine Greek γαγγλιοειδής, and also ancient Greek γαγγλιώδης.