falx cerebelli

noun
falx ce·​re·​bel·​li | \ -ˌser-ə-ˈbel-ˌī How to pronounce falx cerebelli (audio) \

Medical Definition of falx cerebelli

: the smaller of the two folds of dura mater separating the hemispheres of the brain that lies between the lateral lobes of the cerebellum

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“Falx cerebelli.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/falx%20cerebelli. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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