crusta

noun
crus·​ta | \ ˈkrəs-tə How to pronounce crusta (audio) \
plural crustae\ -​ˌtē, -​ˌtī How to pronounce crustae (audio) \

Medical Definition of crusta

: the lower or ventral of the two parts into which the substantia nigra divides the cerebral peduncles

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“Crusta.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/crusta. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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