parahippocampal gyrus


para·hip·po·cam·pal gyrus

noun \-ˌhip-ə-ˈkam-pəl-\

Definition of PARAHIPPOCAMPAL GYRUS

: a convolution on the inferior surface of the cerebral cortex of the temporal lobe that borders the hippocampus and contains elements of both archipallium and neopallium—called also hippocampal convolution, hippocampal gyrus

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