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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: ra'de-a'she-o, -she-o'nez

Definition: In neuroanatomy, a term applied to any one of the thalamocortical fiber systems that together compose the corona radiata of the cerebral hemisphere's white matter (optic radiation, acoustic radiation, etc.).

Synonym(s): radiation3


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