Definition of ventromedial in English:


Syllabification: ven·tro·me·di·al
Pronunciation: /ˌventrōˈmēdēəl


  • Situated toward the middle of the ventral side.
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    • Cells in the ventromedial nucleus of the hypothalamus have been shown to selectively express steroidogenic factor - 1.
    • The descending fibers of the spinal tract of the trigeminal nerve can be observed ventromedial to the inferior cerebellar peduncle.
    • The ventromedial section is linked to personality and social behaviour.



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  • The post-tympanic process of the squamosal is developed with a vertical process that forms a long, slim, ventromedially directed point.
  • It merges ventromedially with a small collection of gray matter called the zona incerta.

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