Meaning of ganglion
Pronunciation: (gang'glē-un), [key]
— pl. -gli•a -gli•ons.
- a mass of nerve tissue existing outside the central nervous system.
- any of certain masses of gray matter in the brain, as the basal ganglia.
- a cyst or enlargement in connection with the sheath of a tendon, usually at the wrist.
- a center of intellectual or industrial force, activity, etc.
- ganglion (Thesaurus)