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clava

noun cla·va \ ˈklā-və , ˈkläv-ə \

medical Definition of clava

plural clavae play \ˈklā-ˌvē, ˈkläv-ˌī\
: a clublike structure: as
a : the fruiting body of some fungi
b : a slight bulbous enlargement that forms part of the wall of the fourth ventricle of the brain and is the seat of a nucleus contributing axons to the lemniscus

claval

play \ˈklā-vəl, ˈkläv-əl\ adjective

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