corticospinal
cor·ti·co·spi·nal (kôr'tĭ-kō-spīʹnəl) adj.
Of or relating to the cerebral cortex and the spinal cord.

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  • corticospinal — cor·ti·co·spi·nal spīn əl adj of or relating to the cerebral cortex and spinal cord or to the corticospinal tract <corticospinal neurons> * * * cor·ti·co·spi·nal (kor″tĭ ko spiґnəl) pertaining to or connecting the cortex of… …   Medical dictionary

  • corticospinal — adjective Of, or pertaining to, or connecting the cerebral cortex and the spinal cord …   Wiktionary

  • corticospinal — cor·ti·co·spinal …   English syllables

  • corticospinal — |kȯrd.əˌkō+ adjective : of or relating to cerebral cortex and spinal cord or to the pyramidal tract …   Useful english dictionary

  • corticospinal tract — n any of four columns of motor fibers of which two run on each side of the spinal cord and which are continuations of the pyramids of the medulla oblongata: PYRAMIDAL TRACT: a) LATERAL CORTICOSPINAL TRACT b) VENTRAL CORTICOSPINAL TRACT …   Medical dictionary

  • Corticospinal tract — Pyramidal tract redirects here. This page refers to the nerve fibres underlying the pyramids. For the actual area of the brain, Pyramids, see Pyramid of medulla oblongata. Brain: Corticospinal tract Deep dissection of brain stem. Lateral view. (… …   Wikipedia

  • corticospinal fibers — fibrae corticospinales …   Medical dictionary

  • corticospinal tract anterior — tractus corticospinalis anterior …   Medical dictionary

  • corticospinal tract crossed — tractus corticospinalis lateralis …   Medical dictionary

  • corticospinal tract direct — tractus corticospinalis anterior …   Medical dictionary

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