Medical Dictionary

tegmentum

noun teg·men·tum \teg-ˈment-əm\
plural teg·men·ta \-ˈment-ə\

Medical Definition of TEGMENTUM

:  an anatomical covering :  tegmen; especially :  the part of the ventral midbrain above the substantia nigra formed of longitudinal white fibers with arched transverse fibers and gray matter
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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