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olivary

adjective ol·i·vary \ ˈäl-ə-ˌver-ē \

medical Definition of olivary

1 :shaped like an olive
2 :of, relating to, situated near, or comprising one or more of the olives, inferior olives, or superior olives
  • the olivary complex

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