valve of Vieussens

valve of Vieus·​sens
-ˌvyə(r)ˈsäⁿs,
-vyə̄ˈs-
: the anterior medullary velum

Word History

Etymology

after Raymond Vieussens †1716 French anatomist

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“Valve of Vieussens.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/valve%20of%20Vieussens. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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