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to·men·tum

, tomentum cerebri (tō-men'tŭm, tō-men'tŭm ser'ĕ-brī),
The numerous small blood vessels passing between the cerebral surface of the pia mater and the cortex of the brain.
[L. a stuffing for cushions]
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tomentum

(tō-mĕn′təm)
n. pl. tomen·ta (-tə) Biology
A covering of dense matted hairs.
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to·men·tum

, tomentum cerebri (tō-men'tŭm, ser'ĕ-brī)
The numerous small blood vessels passing between the cerebral surface of the pia mater and the cortex of the brain.
[L. a stuffing for cushions]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

tomentum

the dense covering of short cottony hairs on some plant structures.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005