central canal


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central canal

[′sen·trəl kə′nal]
(anatomy)
The small canal running through the center of the spinal cord from the conus medullaris to the lower part of the fourth ventricle; represents the embryonic neural tube.
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The contractor will dredge the central canal, which will split the island in half, reclaim landscape beaches, and construct power, sewerage and road networks on the island.
We couldn't have been more centrally located near the Leidseplein - a busy square at the southern end of Amsterdam's central canal ring facing the popular Vondelpark.
The freehold community comprises 150 luxurious five to eight-bedroom canal, beach and park residences, complemented by private beach access, landscaped spaces, waterfront views and a central canal, giving the development a 'Venice in the Middle East' feel.
Reports confirm that the now missing bench that used to sit on the side of Leidsegracht, a small canal said to be part of Amsterdam's Central canal belt where Woodley, 22, and Elgort, 20, were seen filming for "TFIOS," is only one of the many benches placed around the city.
They arise from ependymal cells lining the central canal of the spinal cord.
We also look forward to extending the area to cover the whole of the Birmingham central canal network in due course.
The CRx nail features patented "flexible-to-rigid" technology that allows it to be navigated along the curved central canal of the collarbone and then turn rigid after it anatomically aligns the fracture.
The third cyst type, dilation of the central canal, is likely reactive in etiology as well, from partial canal obstruction by the tumor.
The 55-acre site in the heart of the Vale of Glamorgan may be best known for its open vistas and central canal but it also boasts a fascinating collection of garden rooms and 30 themed areas including herbaceous borders and the arboretum with 17 champion trees.
Kaben extended into the spine's central canal and was likely contributing to the impingement of the spinal cord.
A large amount of interest in imaging has concentrated on degenerative lumbar stenosis and the grading of the stenosis of the central canal.
A canal from Al-Samir Dam to the central canal will also be built.

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