paleostriatum

noun
pa·​leo·​stri·​a·​tum
variants: or British palaeostriatum \ -​strī-​ˈāt-​əm How to pronounce palaeostriatum (audio) \
plural paleostriata\ -​tə How to pronounce paleostriata (audio) \

Medical Definition of paleostriatum

: the phylogenetically older part of the corpus striatum consisting of the globus pallidus

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“Paleostriatum.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paleostriatum. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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