restiform body


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res·ti·form body

 (rĕs′tə-fôrm′)
n.
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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The entire surface of the restiform body is covered with cilia to achieve an evenly distributed drive force.