uncus

noun un·cus \ ˈəŋ-kəs \

Definition of uncus

plural unci play \ˈəŋ-ˌkī, -ˌkē; ˈən-ˌsī\
: a hooked anatomical part or process

Origin and Etymology of uncus

New Latin, from Latin, hook — more at angle


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uncus

noun un·cus \ ˈəŋ-kəs \

medical Definition of uncus

plural unci play \ˈən-ˌsī\
: a hooked anatomical part or process; specifically : the anterior curved end of the parahippocampal gyrus

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