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medullated

[med-l-ey-tid, mej-uh-ley-, muh-duhl-ey-tid] /ˈmɛd lˌeɪ tɪd, ˈmɛdʒ əˌleɪ-, məˈdʌl eɪ tɪd/
adjective, Anatomy
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; medull(a) + -ate1 + -ed2
Related forms
nonmedullated, adjective
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Examples for medullated
  • The nerves are derived from the celiac plexus and are chiefly non-medullated.
British Dictionary definitions for medullated

medullated

/ˈmɛdəˌleɪtɪd; mɪˈdʌl-/
adjective
1.
(anatomy) encased in a myelin sheath
2.
having a medulla
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medullated in Medicine

medullated med·ul·lat·ed (měd'l-ā'tĭd)
adj.

  1. Myelinated.

  2. Having a medulla.

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