Meaning of Gasserian in English:

Gasserian

Pronunciation /ɡaˈsɪərɪən/

adjective

Anatomy
  • Designating the trigeminal ganglion, the large sensory ganglion of the trigeminal nerve; of or relating to this ganglion.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Bell (1774–1842), physiologist and surgeon. From scientific Latin Gasserianus from the name of Johann Lorentz Gasser, Austrian anatomist + classical Latin -iānus.