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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A chromaffin body; a small group of chromaphil cells in the abdomen, connected with the ganglia of the sympathetic trunk and the ganglia of the celiac, renal, adrenal, aortic and hypogastric plexuses.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of the crescentic or oval groups of cells in the medullary portion of the adrenal bodies.

Etymologies

para- +‎ ganglion (Wiktionary)

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