Definition of Hippocampus. Meaning of Hippocampus. Synonyms of Hippocampus

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Definition of Hippocampus

Hippocampus
Hippocampus Hip`po*cam"pus, n. [L., the sea horse, Gr. ? a hippocampus (in senses 1 and 2); "i`ppos horse + ? to bend.] 1. (Class. Myth.) A fabulous monster, with the head and fore quarters of a horse joined to the tail of a dolphin or other fish (Hippocampus brevirostris), -- seen in Pompeian paintings, attached to the chariot of Neptune. --Fairholt.

Meaning of Hippocampus from wikipedia

- parts: the hippocampus proper (also called Ammon's horn) and the dentate gyrus. In Alzheimer's disease (and other forms of dementia), the hippocampus is one...
- the name given to 45 species of small marine fish in the genus Hippocampus. "Hippocampus" comes from the Ancient Gr**** hippokampos (ἱππόκαμπος hippókampos)...
- Melqart riding on a winged hippocampus and accompanied by dolphins. Coins of the same period from Byblos show a hippocampus diving under a galley. A gold...
- Hippocampus may refer to: Hippocampus, an anatomical subdivision of the brain, so named for its physical resemblance to a seahorse (genus Hippocampus)...
- Hippocampus anatomy describes the physical aspects and properties of the hippocampus, a neural structure in the medial temporal lobe of the brain. It has...
- hippocampus, such as the dentate gyrus (DG) in the dorsal hippocampus, the left hippocampus, and the parahippocampal region. The dorsal hippocampus was...
- The hippocampus proper refers to the actual structure of the hippocampus which is made up of four regions or subfields. The subfields CA1, CA2, CA3, and...
- it has any functional dependence on the hippocampus. Due to the density of its neural layers, the hippocampus generates some of the largest EEG signals...
- the hippocampus is a type of magical beast. The hippocampus first appeared in the first edition in the original Monster Manual (1977). The hippocampus appeared...
- Hippocampus kuda, also known as the common seahorse, estuary seahorse, yellow seahorse or spotted seahorse is a seahorse of the family Syngnathidae native...
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