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funiculus

 [fu-nik´u-lus] (pl. funic´uli) (L.)
cord: anatomical nomenclature for a cordlike structure or part, especially one of the large bundle of nerve tracts that make up the white matter of the spinal cord. adj. adj funic´ular.
anterior funiculus ventral funiculus.
dorsal funiculus the white substance of the spinal cord lying on either side between the posterior median sulcus and the dorsal root.
lateral funiculus (funiculus latera´lis) the lateral mass of fibers on either side of the spinal cord, between the anterolateral and posterolateral sulci.
posterior funiculus dorsal funiculus.
funiculus sperma´ticus the spermatic cord.
ventral funiculus the white substance of the spinal cord lying on either side between the ventral median fissure and the ventral roots of the spinal nerves.

an·te·ri·or fu·nic·u·lus

[TA]
anterior white column of spinal cord, the column or bundle of white matter on either side of the anterior median fissure, between that funiculus and the anterolateral sulcus.
Synonym(s): funiculus anterior [TA], ventral funiculus

an·te·ri·or fu·nic·u·lus

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr fū-nik'yū-lŭs) [TA]
Anterior white column of spinal cord, a column or bundle of white matter on either side of the anterior median fissure, between that and the anterolateral sulcus.