Medical Dictionary

acoustic tubercle

noun

Medical Definition of ACOUSTIC TUBERCLE

:  a pear-shaped prominence on the inferior cerebellar peduncle including the dorsal nucleus of the cochlear nerve
April 26, 2015
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excessively ornate or intricate
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