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pyramidal

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adjective py·ram·i·dal \ pə-ˈram-əd-ᵊl \

medical Definition of pyramidal

1 :of, relating to, or having the form of a pyramid
2 :of, relating to, or affecting an anatomical pyramid especially of the central nervous system
  • a crossed pyramidal lesion
  • a pyramidal disorder

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