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medulla
American English: /məˈdələ/
British English: /mɛˈdʌlə/

Translation of medulla in Spanish:

noun plural -las or -laePronunciation: /-liː/

  • 1 (Anatomy) 1.1 (of spine)
    Example sentences
    • The brainstem consists of the midbrain, pons and medulla, structures located deep in the back of the brain.
    • Similar changes may be seen in the medulla and upper brain stem.
    • Removal of the meninges and some cranial nerve roots allow salient features of the ventral or anterior aspect of the medulla and pons to be examined more easily.
    1.2medulla (oblongata)
  • 2 (Botany)
    Example sentences
    • Chloroplasts were abundant in the secondary cortex and secondary phloem, and occurred throughout the secondary xylem rays and medulla of 3-year-old stems.

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