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cerebrospinal fluid

Colin Blakemore and Sheila Jennett

in The Oxford Companion to the Body

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780198524038
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727511
cerebrospinal fluid

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The brain floats on a liquid cushion of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) within the rigid bony skull. The CSF is contained

Reference Entry.  888 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biological Sciences

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