inferior longitudinal fasciculus n.
A bundle of long association fibers running the length of the occipital and temporal lobes of the cerebrum, parallel in part with the inferior horn of the lateral ventricle.
[in-feer-ee-er] /ɪnˈfɪər i ər/ adjective 1. lower in station, rank, degree, or grade (often followed by to): a rank inferior to colonel. 2. lower in place or position; closer to the bottom or base: descending into the inferior regions of the earth. 3. of comparatively low grade; poor in quality; substandard: an inferior product. 4. […]
- Inferior medullary velum
inferior medullary velum n. A thin sheet of white matter attached along the peduncle of the flocculus and to the nodulus of the vermis.
- Inferior mesenteric lymph node
inferior mesenteric lymph node n. Any of the nodes along the inferior mesenteric artery and its branches that drain the upper part of the rectum, the sigmoid colon, and the descending colon.
- Inferior mesenteric plexus
inferior mesenteric plexus n. An autonomic plexus that is derived from the aortic plexus, surrounds the inferior mesenteric artery, and branches to the descending colon, sigmoid, and rectum.
- Inferior mesenteric vein
inferior mesenteric vein n. A vein that is the continuation of the superior rectal vein at the brim of the pelvis, ascends to the left of the aorta behind the peritoneum, and empties into the splenic vein or into the superior mesenteric vein.