olivary

adjective
ol·​i·​vary | \ ˈäl-ə-ˌver-ē How to pronounce olivary (audio) \

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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“Olivary.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/olivary. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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