Hippocampal fissure



hippocampal fissure hip·po·cam·pal fissure (hĭp’ə-kām’pəl)
n.
See hippocampal sulcus.

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    hippocampal sulcus n. A shallow groove between the dentate gyrus and the parahippocampal gyrus. Also called hippocampal fissure.



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    [hip-uh-kam-puh s] /ˌhɪp əˈkæm pəs/ noun, plural hippocampi [hip-uh-kam-pahy, -pee] /ˌhɪp əˈkæm paɪ, -pi/ (Show IPA) 1. Classical Mythology. a sea horse with two forefeet, and a body ending in the tail of a dolphin or fish. 2. Anatomy. an enfolding of cerebral cortex into the lateral fissure of a cerebral hemisphere, having the shape […]

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    [hip-uh-kam-puh s] /ˌhɪp əˈkæm pəs/ noun, plural hippocampi [hip-uh-kam-pahy, -pee] /ˌhɪp əˈkæm paɪ, -pi/ (Show IPA) 1. Classical Mythology. a sea horse with two forefeet, and a body ending in the tail of a dolphin or fish. 2. Anatomy. an enfolding of cerebral cortex into the lateral fissure of a cerebral hemisphere, having the shape […]



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