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paleopallium

noun pa·leo·pal·li·um
variants: or British

palaeopallium

\-ˈpal-ē-əm\play

Medical Definition of paleopallium

plural

paleopallia

\-ē-ə\play or

paleopalliums

  1. :  a phylogenetically old part of the cerebral cortex that develops along the lateral aspect of the hemispheres and gives rise to the olfactory lobes in higher forms


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