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tegmentum

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noun teg·men·tum \teg-ˈment-əm\

Medical Definition of tegmentum

plural tegmenta \-ˈment-ə\play

  1. :  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




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