siliqua olivae

The arcuate fibers, which appear to encircle the inferior olive in the medulla oblongata. [L. the husk of the olive]

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amiculum olivare.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • amiculum olivare — [TA] amiculum of olive a capsule of myelinated fibers that surrounds the inferior olivary nucleus; called also amiculum and siliqua olivae …   Medical dictionary

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