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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.
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Origin of hippocampal gyrus

First recorded in 1880–85
Also called hippocampal convolution.
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hippocampal gyrus in Medicine

hippocampal gyrus

n.
  1. parahippocampal gyrus