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Medical Term:

amphicyte

Pronunciation: am′fi-sīt

Definition: One of the cells located around the bodies of the cerebrospinal and sympathetic ganglionic neurons.

Synonym(s): capsule cell

[amphi- + G. kytos, cell]

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