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lateral lemniscus

noun

Medical Definition of LATERAL LEMNISCUS

:  a band of nerve fibers that arises in the cochlear nuclei and terminates in the inferior colliculus and the lateral geniculate body of the opposite side of the brain
April 18, 2015
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to veil, ripple, or meander
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