Origin and Etymology of amygdaloid
First Known Use: 1836See Words from the same year
medical Definition of amygdaloid
- amygdaloid lesions
- This raises the possibility that stress-induced elevation in GC [glucocorticoid] secretion might directly affect amygdaloid neurons.
- —Rupshi Mitra and Robert M. Sapolsky, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 8 Apr. 2008
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