tectospinal etymology

English word tectospinal comes from English spinal, English tecto- (Tectonic. Tectum.)

Detailed word origin of tectospinal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
spinal English (eng) (of a frog, or other experimental animal) Having a pithed brain, but an intact spinal cord.. Of or relating to the spine.
tecto- English (eng) Tectonic. Tectum.
tectospinal English (eng) (anatomy) Relating to, or connecting the mesencephalic tectum and the spinal cord.

Words with the same origin as tectospinal

Descendants of tecto-
tectophase tectosilicate tectosphere