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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: am′fi-sen′trik

Definition: Centering at both ends, said of a rete mirabile that begins with the vessel breaking up into a number of branches and ends with the branches joining again to form the same vessel.

[amphi- + G. kentron, center]

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