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pontine

[pon-tahyn, -teen] /ˈpɒn taɪn, -tin/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
of or relating to the pons.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; < Latin pont- (stem of pōns) pons + -ine1

Pontine

[pon-teen, -tahyn] /ˈpɒn tin, -taɪn/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the Pontine Marshes.
Related forms
sub-Pontine, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for pontine

pontine

/ˈpɒntaɪn/
adjective
1.
of or relating to bridges
2.
of or relating to the pons Varolii
Word Origin
C19: from Latin pons bridge
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