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- adj. serving to cover something
- adj. of or pertaining to the tectorium
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to covering; -- applied to a membrane immediately over the organ of Corti in the internal ear.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Covering, as if roofing over; forming a structure like a roof over something; roofing; tegminal: as, the tectorial membrane of the ear (which see, under membrane).
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