Definition of Tentorial

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to the tentorium. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tentorial

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Tentorial

1. Relating to a tentorium. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tentorial

tenths
tentie
tentier
tentiest
tentifly
tentiginous
tentigo
tentigos
tenting
tentings
tentless
tentlike
tentmaker
tentmakers
tentoria
tentorial (current term)
tentorial angle
tentorial nerve
tentorial notch
tentorial sinus
tentorial surface
tentories
tentorium
tentorium of hypophysis
tentory
tentpole
tentpoles
tents
tentsful
tentwallah

Literary usage of Tentorial

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1. Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham (1903)
"Gyri and Sulci on the tentorial and Orbital Surfaces of tiie Cerebral Hemispheres. The orbital sulcus (tri-radiate sulcus of Turner) is a compound furrow ..."

2. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1862)
"The tentorial aspect of the cerebellum, therefore, is that which is in constant ... In a Chimpanzee, the tentorial surface of the cerebellum was directed ..."

3. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal (1862)
"In the otter, the cerebrum not merely covered the tentorial aspect of the cerebellum, ... In both these animals the tentorial and occipital surfaces of the ..."

4. The Medical Times and Gazette (1863)
"The angle it forms with the basi-cranial- line is the " tentorial angle. ... In the lower Mammalia the olfactory, tentorial, and occipital angles nearly ..."

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