Definition of pars tuberalis in English:

pars tuberalis

noun

Anatomy
  • A sleevelike layer of the adrenohypophysis surrounding the stalk of the infundibulum.

Origin

Early 20th century. From scientific Latin pars tuberalis from classical Latin pars + post-classical Latin tuberalis.

Pronunciation

pars tuberalis

/ˌpɑːz tjuːbəˈrɑːlis//ˌpɑːz tjuːbəˈralis//ˌpɑːz tjuːbəˈreɪlis/