corpora pedunculata

plural noun cor·po·ra pe·dun·cu·la·ta \¦kȯrp(ə)rəpə̇ˌdəŋkyəˈlātə, -lä-\

Definition of corpora pedunculata

  1. :  a pair of stalked bodies on the dorsal part of the insect forebrain believed to function as association centers

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Origin and Etymology of corpora pedunculata

New Latin, literally, pedunculate bodies


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