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nucleus gracilis

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noun nucleus grac·i·lis \-ˈgras-ə-ləs\

Medical Definition of nucleus gracilis

  1. :  a nucleus in the posterior part of the medulla oblongata in which the fibers of the fasciculus gracilis terminate


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