monticulus

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monticulus mon·tic·u·lus (mŏn-tĭk'yə-ləs)
n. pl. mon·tic·u·li (-lī')

  1. A slight rounded projection above a surface.

  2. The central portion of the superior vermis, forming a projection on the surface of the cerebellum.

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