Online dictionaryOnline dictionary
Synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation

  Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Corpus amygdaloideum   Listen
Corpus amygdaloideum

noun
1.
An almond-shaped neural structure in the anterior part of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum; intimately connected with the hypothalamus and the hippocampus and the cingulate gyrus; as part of the limbic system it plays an important role in motivation and emotional behavior.  Synonyms: amygdala, amygdaloid nucleus.






WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University








Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |
Add this dictionary
to your browser search bar





Words linked to "Corpus amygdaloideum" :   temporal ccortex, visceral brain, limbic system, basal ganglion, amygdala, limbic brain, temporal lobe



Copyright © 2022 Dictionary One.com