pallidofugal

adjective
pal·​li·​do·​fu·​gal | \ ˌpal-əd-ō-ˈfyü-gəl How to pronounce pallidofugal (audio) , ˌpal-i-ˈdäf-yə-gəl How to pronounce pallidofugal (audio) \

Medical Definition of pallidofugal

of a nerve fiber or impulse
: passing out of the globus pallidus

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“Pallidofugal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pallidofugal. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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