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- adj. Formed like a rope; applied especially to several rope-like bundles or masses of fibres on the dorsal side of the medulla oblongata.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Formed like a rope; -- applied especially to several ropelike bundles or masses of fibers on the dorsal side of the medulla oblongata.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Corded or cord-like: specifically, in anatomy, noting a part of the medulla oblongata, called the corpus restiforme, or restiform body.
Latin restis rope + -form. (Wiktionary)