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aqueduct of Sylvius

[sil-vee-uh s] /ˈsɪl vi əs/
noun, Anatomy
1.
a canal in the midbrain, connecting the third and fourth ventricles of the brain.
Origin
named after Sylvius, Latinized name of Jacques Dubois (died 1555), French anatomist
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