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corpus striatum

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Either of two gray and white, striated bodies of nerve fibers located in the lower lateral wall of each cerebral hemisphere.

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  • n. The striated mass of white and grey matter in front of the thalamus on each side of the brain

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a ridge in the wall of each lateral ventricle of the brain.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a striped mass of white and grey matter located in front of the thalamus in each cerebral hemisphere; consists of the caudate nucleus and the lenticular nucleus

Etymologies

New Latin corpus striātum : Latin corpus, body + Latin striātum, neuter of striātus, striated.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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