gyrus cinguli

noun
a long curved structure on the medial surface of the cerebral hemispheres; the cortical part of the limbic system
Syn: ↑cingulate gyrus
Hypernyms: ↑neural structure
Part Holonyms: ↑limbic system, ↑visceral brain, ↑limbic brain

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  • cingulate gyrus — noun a long curved structure on the medial surface of the cerebral hemispheres; the cortical part of the limbic system • Syn: ↑gyrus cinguli • Hypernyms: ↑neural structure • Part Holonyms: ↑limbic system, ↑visceral brain, ↑limbi …   Useful english dictionary

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