American English

Definition of ganglion noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    ganglion

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈɡæŋɡliən//
     
    (pl. ganglia
    NAmE//ˈɡæŋɡliə//
     
    )
    (medical)
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1a mass of nerve cells
  2. 2a swelling in a tendon, often at the back of the hand
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: ganglion