column of Türck

\ tᵫrk \

Definition of column of Türck

: the direct pyramidal tract in the spinal cord

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History and Etymology for column of Türck

translation of German Türcksche Säule, after Ludwig Türck †1868 Austrian physician

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“Column of Türck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/column%20of%20T%C3%BCrck. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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