foramen of Magendie

noun
foramen of Ma·​gen·​die | \ -mə-ˌzhän-ˈdē How to pronounce foramen of Magendie (audio) \

Medical Definition of foramen of Magendie

: a passage through the midline of the roof of the fourth ventricle of the brain that gives passage to the cerebrospinal fluid from the ventricles to the subarachnoid space

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