Definition of “cauda equina” - English Dictionary

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“cauda equina” in British English

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cauda equinanoun [ C ]

uk /ˌkɔː.də ekˈwaɪ.nə/ us /ˌkɑː.də ɪkˈwaɪ.nə/ plural caudae equinae specialized

a group of nerves shaped like a horse's tail at the end of the spinal cord:

cauda equina syndrome

(Definition of “cauda equina” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)