magnocellular

adjective
mag·​no·​cel·​lu·​lar | \ ˌmag-nō-ˈsel-yə-lər How to pronounce magnocellular (audio) \

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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“Magnocellular.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/magnocellular. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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