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English definition of “peduncle”


noun [C]     /pɪˈdʌŋ.kəl/ US  /pɪˈdʌŋ.kəl/ specialized
a connecting part shaped like a stem , especially the bundles of nerves connecting parts of the brain : the cerebral pedunclesSubstances and structures in the body
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