archipallium

noun
ar·​chi·​pal·​li·​um | \ ˌär-ki-ˈpal-ē-əm How to pronounce archipallium (audio) \

Medical Definition of archipallium

: the olfactory part of the cerebral cortex comprising the hippocampus and part of the parahippocampal gyrus — compare neopallium

Learn More About archipallium

Dictionary Entries Near archipallium

archil

archipallium

architectonics

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Archipallium.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/archipallium. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!