parachordal


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parachordal

 [par″ah-kor´dal]
beside the notochord.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

par·a·chor·dal

(par'ă-kōr'dăl),
Alongside the anterior portion of the notochord in the embryo; designating the bilateral cartilaginous bars that enter into the formation of the base of the cranium.
[para- + G. chordē, cord]
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par·a·chor·dal

(par'ă-kōr'dăl)
Denoting a position alongside the rostral portion of the notochord in the embryo; designating the bilateral cartilaginous bars that enter into the formation of the base of the cranium.
[para- + G. chordē, cord]
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