Par`a*chor"dal (?), a. [Pref. para- + chordal.] Anat.

Situated on either side of the notochord; -- applied especially to the cartilaginous rudiments of the skull on each side of the anterior part of the notochord.

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n.

A parachordal cartilage.

 

© Webster 1913.

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