[res-tuh-fawrm] /ˈrɛs təˌfɔrm/
a cordlike bundle of nerve fibers lying on each side of the medulla oblongata and connecting it with the cerebellum.
restiform body n.
See inferior cerebellar peduncle.
adjective 1. that rests; not active. 2. Botany. dormant: applied especially to spores or seeds that germinate after a period of dormancy. noun 1. the refreshing quiet or repose of sleep: a good night’s rest. 2. refreshing ease or inactivity after exertion or labor: to allow an hour for rest. 3. relief or freedom, especially […]
- Resting cell
resting cell n. A cell that is not actively in the process of dividing.
- Resting tidal volume
resting tidal volume n. The tidal volume under normal resting conditions.
noun 1. one complete movement of a threaded needle through a fabric or material such as to leave behind it a single loop or portion of thread, as in sewing, embroidery, or the surgical closing of wounds. 2. a loop or portion of thread disposed in place by one such movement in sewing: to rip […]