Medical Dictionary

parvocellular

adjective par·vo·cel·lu·lar
variants: also

parvicellular

\ˌpär-və-ˈsel-yə-lər\play

Medical Definition of parvocellular

  1. :  characterized by relatively small cell bodies the parvocellular layers of the lateral geniculate nucleus—compare magnocellular


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