periaqueductal

adjective

peri·​aq·​ue·​duc·​tal -ˈak-wə-ˌdək-tᵊl How to pronounce periaqueductal (audio)
: of, relating to, or being the gray matter which surrounds the aqueduct of Sylvius

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“Periaqueductal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/periaqueductal. Accessed 10 Dec. 2022.

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