endorrhachis

SYN: spinal dura mater. [endo- + G. rhachis, the spine]

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • dura mater — Pachymeninx (as distinguished from leptomeninx, the combined pia mater and arachnoid); a tough, fibrous membrane forming the outer covering of the central nervous system. SYN: dura [TA], pachymeninx [TA]. [L. hard mother, mistransl. of Ar. umm al …   Medical dictionary

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