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pars intermedia

noun pars in·ter·me·dia \ -int-ər-ˈmē-dē-ə \

medical Definition of pars intermedia

:a thin slip of tissue fused with the neurohypophysis and representing the remains of the posterior wall of Rathke's pouch

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