a convolution on the inner surface of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum, bordering the hippocampus.
Words nearby hippocampal gyrus
Origin of hippocampal gyrus
First recorded in 1880–85
Also called hippocampal convolution.
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Medical definitions for hippocampal gyrus
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