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ˌɒb lɔŋˈgɑ tə, -lɒŋ-medul·la ob·lon·ga·ta

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  1. medulla oblongata, medulla, bulbnoun

    lower or hindmost part of the brain; continuous with spinal cord; (`bulb' is an old term for medulla oblongata)

    "the medulla oblongata is the most vital part of the brain because it contains centers controlling breathing and heart functioning"

    lightbulb, electric light, light bulb, medulla, incandescent lamp, myeline, electric-light bulb, bulb, myelin

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