Supra-esophageal
Supra-esophagal Su`pra-e*soph"a*gal, Supra-esophageal Su`pra-e`so*phag"e*al, a. (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) Situated above, or on the dorsal side of, the esophagus; as, the supra-esophageal ganglion of Crustacea. [Written also {supra-[oe]sophagal}, and {supra-[oe]sophageal}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Supra-esophagal — Su pra e*soph a*gal, Supra esophageal Su pra e so*phag e*al, a. (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Situated above, or on the dorsal side of, the esophagus; as, the supra esophageal ganglion of Crustacea. [Written also {supra [oe]sophagal}, and {supra… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • supra-oesophagal — Supra esophagal Su pra e*soph a*gal, Supra esophageal Su pra e so*phag e*al, a. (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Situated above, or on the dorsal side of, the esophagus; as, the supra esophageal ganglion of Crustacea. [Written also {supra [oe]sophagal}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • supra-oesophageal — Supra esophagal Su pra e*soph a*gal, Supra esophageal Su pra e so*phag e*al, a. (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Situated above, or on the dorsal side of, the esophagus; as, the supra esophageal ganglion of Crustacea. [Written also {supra [oe]sophagal}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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