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.
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ar·bor vi·tae

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

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