arbor vitae


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arbor

 [ahr´bor] (pl. ar´bores) (L.)
a tree.
arbor vi´tae treelike outlines seen on median section of the cerebellum.

ar·bor vi·tae

[TA]
the arborescent appearance of gray and white matter in sagittal sections of the cerebellum.

arbor vitae

Anatomy
The branching arrangement of white matter within the cerebellum.
 
Herbal medicine
Thuja, see there; Thuja occidentalis.

arbor

pl. arbores [L.] a tree.

arbor vitae
treelike outlines of white substance seen on median section of the cerebellum.
arbor vitae cerebelli
see arbor vitae (above).
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