SPINAL ROOT

the junction of a spinal nerve and the spinal cord. It is near the cord, each spinal nerve divides into a dorsal root, carrying sensory fibres and a ventral route.

SPINAL ROOT: "The spinal root is the junction of a spinal nerve and the spinal cord."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SPINAL ROOT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/spinal-root/ (accessed November 13, 2019).
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