Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

vermis

play
noun ver·mis \ˈvər-mis\

Medical Definition of vermis

plural vermes \-ˌmēz\play

  1. 1:  either of two parts of the median lobe of the cerebellum:a:  one slightly prominent on the upper surface—called also superior vermisb:  one on the lower surface sunk in the vallecula—called also inferior vermis

  2. 2:  the median lobe or part of the cerebellum




Learn More about vermis


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up vermis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a division or portion of a pool or whole

Get Word of the Day daily email!