gubernaculum

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(goo″bĕr-nak′yŭ-lŭm )

(goo″bĕr-nak′yŭ-lă)
pl. gubernacula [L. gubernaculum, helm, rudder]

1. A structure that guides.
2. A cordlike structure uniting two structures.

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