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claustrum definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a layer of grey matter in the brain adjacent to the lenticular nucleus

Merriam Webster's

noun (plural claustra) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, bar Date: 1848 the one of the four basal ganglia in each cerebral hemisphere that consists of a thin lamina of gray matter separated from the lenticular nucleus by a layer of white matter

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Claustrum Claus"trum, n.; pl. Claustra. [L., a bolt or bar.] (Anat.) A thin lamina of gray matter in each cerebral hemisphere of the brain of man. -- Claus"tral, a.



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