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tegmental

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adjective teg·men·tal \teg-ˈmen-təl\

Definition of tegmental

  1. :  of, relating to, or associated with an integument or a tegmentum



Circa 1890

First Known Use of tegmental

circa 1890


Medical Dictionary

tegmental

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adjective teg·men·tal \teg-ˈment-əl\

Medical Definition of tegmental

  1. :  of, relating to, or associated with a tegmentum especially of the brain




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