restiform body(redirected from eminentia restiformis)
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Either of two large cordlike bundles of nerve fibers in each cerebellar hemisphere that connect the cerebellum with the medulla oblongata. Also called inferior cerebellar peduncle.
[Latin restis, rope + -form.]
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