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nodulus

[noj-uh-luh s] /ˈnɒdʒ ə ləs/
noun, plural noduli
[noj-uh-lahy, -lee] /ˈnɒdʒ əˌlaɪ, -ˌli/ (Show IPA).
Anatomy
1.
a small node, especially on the vermis of the cerebellum.
Origin
1645-1655
1645-55; < Latin nōdulus little knot; see nodule
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nodulus in Medicine

nodulus nod·u·lus (nŏj'ə-ləs)
n. pl nod·u·li (-lī')

  1. A small node; nodule.

  2. The posterior extremity of the lower part of the vermis of the cerebellum.

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