neural canal


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neural canal

[′nu̇r·əl kə′nal]
(embryology)
The embryonic vertebral canal.
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The neural canal is made up of the vertebral arch and the ligamentum flavum, and the posterior longitudinal ligament.
It has a large, triangular neural canal, unlike the smaller, circular neural canal of the Manasquan bone evident in Fig.