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hippocampal gyrus

noun, Anatomy
1.
a convolution on the inner surface of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum, bordering the hippocampus.
Also called hippocampal convolution.
Origin of hippocampal gyrus
1880-1885
1880-85
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hippocampal gyrus in Medicine

hippocampal gyrus n.
See parahippocampal gyrus.

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