from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The great ganglion of the fore-brain: more fully called corpus striatum.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Anat.) The corpus striatum.

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  • noun anatomy The caudate nucleus and the lentiform nucleus considered as a single structure

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

  • noun 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


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