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Collateral sulcus

collateral sulcus n.
A long, deep sagittal fissure on the undersurface of the temporal lobe of the brain, marking the border between the fusiform gyrus on its lateral side and the hippocampal and lingual gyri on its medial side. Also called collateral fissure.


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    [kuh-leyt, koh-, ko-, koh-leyt, kol-eyt] /kəˈleɪt, koʊ-, kɒ-, ˈkoʊ leɪt, ˈkɒl eɪt/ verb (used with object), collated, collating. 1. to gather or arrange in their proper sequence (the pages of a report, the sheets of a book, the pages of several sets of copies, etc.). 2. Bookbinding. to verify the arrangement of (the gathered sheets […]

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    [kuh-ley-tiv, koh-, ko-, koh-ley-, kol-ey-] /kəˈleɪ tɪv, koʊ-, kɒ-, ˈkoʊ leɪ-, ˈkɒl eɪ-/ adjective 1. marked by collation. 2. Ecclesiastical. presented by collation: collative benefices. /kɒˈleɪtɪv; ˈkɒlə-/ adjective 1. involving collation 2. (of benefices) presented or held by collation

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