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choroid plexus

noun
1.
a multilobed vascular membrane, projecting into the cerebral ventricles, that secretes cerebrospinal fluid
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choroid plexus n.
A vascular proliferation of the cerebral ventricles that serves to regulate intraventricular pressure by secretion or absorption of cerebrospinal fluid.

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