spinotectal tract

noun
spi·no·tec·tal tract | \ˌspī-nō-ˌtek-tᵊl- \

Medical Definition of spinotectal tract 

: an ascending tract of nerve fibers in each lateral funiculus of white matter of the spinal cord that passes upward and terminates in the superior colliculus of the opposite side

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