dentate nucleus

noun

Medical Definition of dentate nucleus

: a large laminar nucleus of gray matter forming an incomplete capsule within the white matter of each cerebellar hemisphere

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“Dentate nucleus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dentate%20nucleus. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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