Medical Dictionary


noun tec·tum \ˈtek-təm\
plural tec·ta \-tə\

Medical Definition of TECTUM

:  a bodily structure resembling or serving as a roof
:  the dorsal part of the midbrain including the corpora quadrigemina—called also tectum mesencephali
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