extraventricular love

extraventricular

Definitions

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  • adj. Outside the ventricle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not contained in a ventricle either of the heart or of the brain.

Etymologies

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extra- +‎ ventricular

Examples

  • A part of the corpus striatum is imbedded in the white substance of the hemisphere, and is therefore external to the ventricle; it is termed the extraventricular portion, or the lentiform nucleus; the remainder, however, projects into the ventricle, and is named the intraventricular portion, or the caudate nucleus (Fig. 737).

    IX. Neurology. 4c. The Fore-brain or Prosencephalon

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