olivary definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- shaped like an olive
- designating or of either of two oval bodies protruding from the sides of the medulla oblongata
Origin: Classical Latin olivarius
olivary - Medical Definition
- Of or relating to the olivary body.
- Relating to or shaped like an olive.