/meuh dul"euh/, n., pl. medullas, medullae /-dul"ee/.
1. Anat.
a. the marrow of the bones.
b. the soft, marrowlike center of an organ, as the kidney or adrenal gland.
2. Bot. the pith of plants.
[1635-45; < L: marrow, pith]

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