monticulus


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monticulus

 [mon-tik´u-lus] (L.)
a small eminence.
monticulus cerebel´li the projecting part of the superior vermis cerebelli.

mon·tic·u·lus

, pl.

mon·tic·u·li

(mon-tik'yū-lŭs, -lī),
1. Any slight rounded projection above a surface.
2. The central portion of the superior vermis forming a projection on the surface of the cerebellum; its anterior and most prominent portion is called the culmen, and its posterior sloping portion, the declive.
[L. dim. of mons, mountain]

monticulus

/mon·tic·u·lus/ (mon-tik´u-lus) pl. monti´culi   [L.] a small eminence.
monticulus cerebel´li  the projecting or central part of the vermis.

mon·tic·u·lus

, pl. monticuli (mon-tik'ū-lŭs, -lī)
1. Any slight rounded projection above a surface.
2. The central portion of the superior vermis forming a projection on the surface of the cerebellum; its anterior and most prominent portion is called the culmen, its posterior sloping portion, the declive.
[L. dim. of mons, mountain]

monticulus

pl. monticuli [L.] a small eminence.

monticulus cerebelli
the projecting part of the superior vermis cerebelli.