interventricular foramen in·ter·ven·tric·u·lar foramen (ĭn’tər-věn-trĭk’yə-lər)
The short, often slitlike passage that on both the left and the right sides connects the third ventricle in the diencephalon with the lateral ventricle in the cerebral hemisphere. Also called Monro’s foramen, porta.
- Interventricular septum
interventricular septum n. The wall between the ventricles of the heart.
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- Intervertebral disc
/ˌɪntəˈvɜːtəbrəl/ noun 1. any of the cartilaginous discs between individual vertebrae, acting as shock absorbers
noun, Anatomy. 1. the plate of fibrocartilage between the bodies of adjacent vertebrae. intervertebral disk n. Any of the disks between the bodies of adjacent vertebrae. Also called intervertebral cartilage. intervertebral disk (ĭn’tər-vûr’tə-brəl) A broad disk of cartilage that separates adjacent vertebrae of the spine and acts as a shock absorber during movement.
- Intervertebral foramen
intervertebral foramen n. Any of the openings into the vertebral canal bounded by the pedicles of adjacent vertebrae above and below, the vertebral bodies in front, and the articular processes behind.