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subarachnoid

[suhb-uh-rak-noid] /ˌsʌb əˈræk nɔɪd/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
of, pertaining to, or situated below the arachnoid membrane.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; sub- + arachnoid
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  • subarachnoid hemorrhage is bleeding in the area between the brain and the thin tissues that cover the brain.

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