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optic lobe

optic lobe

noun

Definition of OPTIC LOBE

:  either of two prominences of the midbrain concerned with vision

First Known Use of OPTIC LOBE

1844

optic lobe

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OPTIC LOBE

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