the nucleus inside the medulla oblongata which is the end of the gracile fasciculus within the dorsal columns of the spinal cord. Commonly referred to as gracile nucleus.

NUCLEUS GRACILIS: "The image of the dissected brainstem clearly portrayed the nucleus gracilis as Joey had never seen it before."
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