tentorium cerebelli tentorium cer·e·bel·li (sěr’ə-běl’ī)
A fold of dura mater forming a roof over the posterior cranial fossa, except for an anterior median opening through which the mesencephalon passes, and separating the cerebellum from the basal surface of the occipital and temporal lobes of the cerebral cortex.
noun 1. an exhibition or performance, especially a circus, presented in a tent.
noun 1. a short, slanting stitch used in embroidery. Compare gros point (def 1), petit point (def 1). noun 1. another term for petit point (sense 1)
noun 1. an automobile-drawn recreational trailer with a folding canvas or other fabric shelter that makes the vehicle suitable for outdoor camping. Compare camper (def 3), trailer (def 2).
adjective, tentier, tentiest. Scot. 1. watchful; attentive.