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A little parasympathetic ganglion suspended from the lingual nerve; its postganglionic divisions go to the submandibular and sublingual glands; its preganglionic fibres come from the superior salvatory nucleus by way of the chorda tympani. Synonym: ganglion submandibulare, submaxillary ganglion.
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