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Medical Term:

basket

Pronunciation: bas′ket

Definition:

  1. A basketlike arborization of the axon of cells in the cerebellar cortex, surrounding the cell body of Purkinje cells.
  2. Any basketlike device or structure.

[M.E., from Celtic]

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