postganglionic

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj postganglionic beyond or distal to a ganglion (referring especially to the unmyelinated fibers that originate from cells in autonomic ganglia)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • postganglionic Noting the region behind or posterior to a ganglion, as nerve-fibers which are about to pass through a ganglion.
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