pars nervosa

pars nervosa
the posterior lobe of the pituitary body; primarily glandular in nature
Hypernyms: ↑endocrine gland, ↑endocrine, ↑ductless gland
Part Holonyms: ↑pituitary, ↑pituitary gland, ↑pituitary body, ↑hypophysis
Part Meronyms: ↑pars intermedia

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\\ˌpärznərˈvōsə\ noun
Etymology: New Latin, literally, nervous part

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