HyperDic: medulla_spinalis

English > 1 sense of the expression medulla spinalis:
NOUNbodymedulla spinalis, spinal corda major part of the central nervous system which conducts sensory and motor nerve impulses to and from the brain
English > medulla spinalis: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningA major part of the central nervous system which conducts sensory and motor nerve impulses to and from the brain; a long tubelike structure extending from the base of the brain through the vertebral canal to the upper lumbar region.
Synonymspinal cord
Part ofcentral nervous system, CNS, systema nervosum centraleThe portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of the brain and spinal cord
PartsGolgi's cell, Golgi cellA neuron in the cerebral cortex with short dendrites and with either a long axon or a short axon that ramifies in the grey matter
spinal fluid, cerebrospinal fluidClear liquid / liquid produced in the ventricles of the brain
spinal vein, vena spinalisveins that drain the spinal cord
BroaderfuniculusAny of several body structure resembling a cord
neural structureA structure that is part of the nervous system
Spanishmedula espinal, médula espinal
Catalanmedul·la espinal

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