or neu·ro·coel, neu·ro·cele
[noo r-uh-seel, nyoo r-]
- the system of cavities of the embryonic brain and spinal cord.
Origin of neurocoele
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- embryol a cavity in the embryonic brain and spinal cord that develops into the ventricles and central canal respectively
C19: from neuro- + Greek koilos hollow