Definition of medullary in English:

medullary

adjective

Anatomy
  • 1Relating to the inner region of an organ, tissue, or structure.

    ‘renal medullary oxygenation’
    ‘bone marrow in the medullary cavity’
    1. 1.1 Relating to the continuation of the spinal cord within the skull.
      ‘lateral medullary strokes’
    2. 1.2Botany Relating to the soft internal tissue or pith of a plant.
      ‘the medullary sheath is an essential organ in the early age of a shoot’

Pronunciation

medullary

/mɛˈdʌləri/