medial longitudinal fasciculus n.
A longitudinal bundle of fibers extending from the upper border of the mesencephalon into the cervical segments of the spinal cord, composed largely of fibers from the vestibular nuclei ascending to the motor neurons innervating the external eye muscles, and descending to spinal cord segments innervating the musculature of the neck.
- Medial longitudinal stria
medial longitudinal stria n. A thin longitudinal band of nerve fibers accompanied by gray matter running along the surface of the corpus callosum on either side of the median line.
[mee-dee-uh l] /ˈmi di əl/ adjective 1. situated in or pertaining to the middle; median; intermediate. 2. pertaining to a mean or average; average. 3. . 4. Phonetics. within a word or syllable; neither initial nor final, as the t, a, and n in stand. 5. Entomology. pertaining to, involving, or situated near the . […]
noun 1. a ridge of glacial drift formed by the junction of two converging valley glaciers. medial moraine (mē’dē-əl) See under moraine.
- Medial occipitotemporal gyrus
medial occipitotemporal gyrus medial oc·cip·i·to·tem·po·ral gyrus (ŏk-sĭp’ĭ-tō-těm’pər-əl, -těm’prəl) n. See lingual gyrus.