fusiform gyrus

n.

An extremely long convolution extending lengthwise over the lower surface of the temporal and occipital lobes of the brain.

Nearby words

  1. fusibility,
  2. fusible,
  3. fusible metal,
  4. fusiform,
  5. fusiform aneurysm,
  6. fusil,
  7. fusile,
  8. fusilier,
  9. fusillade,
  10. fusilli


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