flocculonodular lobe

noun
floc·​cu·​lo·​nod·​u·​lar lobe | \ ˌfläk-yə-(ˌ)lō-ˈnäj-ə-lər- How to pronounce flocculonodular lobe (audio) \

Medical Definition of flocculonodular lobe

: the posterior lobe of the cerebellum that consists of the nodulus and paired lateral flocculi and is concerned with equilibrium

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“Flocculonodular lobe.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/flocculonodular%20lobe. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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