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striatum

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noun stri·a·tum \strī-ˈā-təm\

Definition of striatum

plural stri·a·ta play \-tə\

  1. :  corpus striatum; especially :  the part of the corpus striatum consisting of the caudate nucleus and putamen



1882

First Known Use of striatum

1882


Medical Dictionary

striatum

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noun stri·a·tum \strī-ˈāt-əm\

Medical Definition of striatum

plural stri·a·ta \-ˈāt-ə\play




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