filum terminale

noun
fi·lum ter·mi·na·le | \ˈfī-ləm-ˌtər-mə-ˈnā-(ˌ)lē, ˈfē-ləm-ˌter-mə-ˈnäl-ˌā \
plural fila terminalia\ˈfī-lə-tər-mə-ˈnā-lē-ə, ˈfē-lə-ˌter-mə-ˈnäl-ē-ə \

Medical Definition of filum terminale 

: the slender threadlike prolongation of the spinal cord below the origin of the lumbar nerves : the last portion of the pia mater

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