dentate gyrus

n.

One of the two interlocking gyri composing the hippocampus.

Nearby words

  1. dentalize,
  2. dentally,
  3. dentalman,
  4. dentary,
  5. dentate,
  6. dentate nucleus of cerebellum,
  7. dentate suture,
  8. dentately,
  9. dentation,
  10. dentelle


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