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splenium

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noun sple·ni·um \ˈsplē-nē-əm\

Medical Definition of splenium

plural splenia \-nē-ə\play

  1. :  the thick rounded fold that forms the posterior border of the corpus callosum and is continuous by its undersurface with the fornix




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