tectorium


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tectorium

 [tek-to´re-um]
Corti's membrane.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tec·to·ri·um

(tek-tō'rē-ŭm),
1. An overlaying structure.
[L. an overlaying surface (plaster, stucco), fr. tego, pp. tectus, to cover]
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tec·to·ri·um

(tek-tōr'ē-ŭm)
1. An overlying structure.
[L. an overlaying surface (plaster, stucco), fr. tego, pp. tectus, to cover]
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