Pronunciation: (ponz),[key] —n., —pl.pon•tesPronunciation: (pon'tēz).[key]Anat. 1. Also called pons Varolii. a band of nerve fibers in the brain connecting the lobes of the midbrain, medulla, and cerebrum. See diag. under brain. 2. any tissue connecting two parts of a body organ or structure.
Pronunciation: (ponz; Fr. pôns),[key] —n. Lil•y Pronunciation: (lil'ē; Fr. lē-lē'),[key] 1904–76, U.S. operatic soprano, born in France.