hippocampal

[ hip-uh-kam-puhl ]
/ ˌhɪp əˈkæm pəl /

adjective Anatomy.

of or relating to the hippocampus.

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Origin of hippocampal

First recorded in 1830–40; hippocamp(us) + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM hippocampal

post·hip·po·cam·pal, adjective
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