noun, plural un·ci [uhn-sahy]. /ˈʌn saɪ/. Anatomy.
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Eventually it ends in the substance of the hippocampus and in the uncus of the temporal lobe.
Greek, ; Latin, uncus, ferramentum quo in sectione calculus protrahitur.Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times|John Stewart Milne
The olfactory and gustatory centres are situated in the uncus close to the pituitary fossa.
The uncus, and subiculum cornu ammonis of the human brain, belong to it.
Scaphium: a ventral process of the 10th abdominal segment in male Lepidoptera below the uncus.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith