magnocellular

adjective
mag·​no·​cel·​lu·​lar | \ˌmag-nō-ˈsel-yə-lər \

Medical Definition of magnocellular 

: being or containing neurons with large cell bodies motion and depth perception processed by the magnocellular visual pathway — compare parvocellular

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