[ păr′ə-kôr′dl ]
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Alongside the anterior portion of the notochord in the embryo. Used of the cartilaginous bars on either side that enter into the formation of the base of the skull.
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“Evoke” and “invoke” both derive from the same Latin root “vocāre.”
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