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parachordal

adjective para·chord·al \ -ˈkȯrd-ᵊl \

medical Definition of parachordal

:situated at the side of the notochord

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parachordal

noun

medical Definition of parachordal

:either of a pair of cartilaginous rods that develop on each side of the notochord beneath the posterior part of the embryonic brain and participate in formation of the parachordal plate

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