calcar avis

noun
\ -ˈā-vəs How to pronounce calcar avis (audio) , -ˈä- How to pronounce calcar avis (audio) \
plural calcaria avium\ -​vē-​əm How to pronounce calcar avis (audio) \

Medical Definition of calcar avis

: a curved ridge on the medial wall of the posterior horn of each lateral ventricle of the brain opposite the calcarine sulcus

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“Calcar avis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/calcar%20avis. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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