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Overview of noun hippocampus

The noun hippocampus has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. hippocampus

(a complex neural structure (shaped like a sea horse) consisting of grey matter and located on the floor of each lateral ventricle; intimately involved in motivation and emotion as part of the limbic system; has a central role in the formation of memories)

2. Hippocampus, genus Hippocampus

(seahorses) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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