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pyramidal

 [pĭ-ram´ĭ-dal]
shaped like a pyramid.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

py·ram·i·dal

(pi-ram'i-dăl),
1. Of the shape of a pyramid.
2. Relating to any anatomic structure referred to as a pyramid.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

py·ram·i·dal

(pir-am'i-dăl)
1. Of the shape of a pyramid.
2. Relating to any anatomic structure called a pyramid.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

py·ram·i·dal

(pir-am'i-dăl)
1. Of the shape of a pyramid.
2. Relating to any anatomic structure called a pyramid.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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