[gang-glee-uh-sahyd] /ˈgæŋ gli əˌsaɪd/
any of a class of glycolipids, found chiefly in nerve ganglia, that upon hydrolysis yield sphingosine, neuraminic acid, a fatty acid, and a monosaccharide.
ganglioside gan·gli·o·side (gāng’glē-ə-sīd’)
Any of a group of glycosphingolipids chemically similar to the cerebrosides, found principally in the surface membrane of nerve cells and in the spleen.
gangliosidosis gan·gli·o·si·do·sis (gāng’glē-ō-sī-dō’sĭs) n. Any of a group of diseases marked by abnormal accumulation of gangliosides within the nervous system.
[gang-glee] /ˈgæŋ gli/ adjective, ganglier, gangliest. 1. . adj. 1872, American English alteration of gangling.
/ˈɡæŋˌneɪl/ noun 1. trademark a particular arrangement of nails on a metal plate, used as a connecting piece in strong timber joints
noun 1. a group of four radical members of the Chinese Communist Party who were leaders of the Cultural Revolution and who were purged and imprisoned after the death of Mao Zedong: Jiang Qing (widow of Mao), Wang Hongwen, Yao Wenyuan, and Zhang Chunqiao. noun 1. the Gang of Four, a radical faction within the […]