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fastigium

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noun fas·tig·i·um \fa-ˈstij-ē-əm\

Medical Definition of fastigium

  1. 1:  the period at which the symptoms of a disease (as a febrile disease) are most pronounced

  2. 2:  the angle in the roof of the fourth ventricle of the brain


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