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English definition of “arachnoid”


noun [C] uk   /əˈræk.nɔɪd/ us    /əˈræk.nɔɪd/ specialized
the delicate covering of the brain or spinal cord: Symptoms associated with an arachnoid cyst can include headaches, nausea, seizures, and visual disturbances.The brain and nervous system
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