Betekenis van:
medulla oblongata

medulla oblongata
Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • lower or hindmost part of the brain; continuous with spinal cord; (`bulb' is an old term for medulla oblongata)
    "the medulla oblongata is the most vital part of the brain because it contains centers controlling breathing and heart functioning"




    1. Central nervous system consists of brain, cerebellum, medulla oblongata and spinal cord.