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Medical Term:

nucleocortical fibers

 

Definition: general term for projections from a nucleus to an overlying cortical structure; specifically used to designate axons of cerebellar nuclear cells that project to the cerebellar cortex (cerebellar nucleocortical fibers) where they end as mossy fibers.

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