Medical Dictionary

pulvinar

noun pul·vi·nar \ˌpəl-ˈvī-nər\

Definition of PULVINAR

:  a rounded prominence on the back of the thalamus
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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