Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.


From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search


(Science: anatomy) Like an olive.

(Science: anatomy) Olivary body, an oval prominence on each side of the medulla oblongata.

Synonym: olive.

Origin: L. Olivarius belonging to olives, fr. Oliva an olive: cf. F. Olivaire.