Corpus striatum
Corpus Cor"pus (-p[u^]s), n.; pl. {Corpora} (-p[-o]*r[.a]). [L.] A body, living or dead; the corporeal substance of a thing. [1913 Webster]

{Corpus callosum} (k[a^]l*l[=o]"s[u^]m); pl. {Corpora callosa} (-s?) [NL., callous body] (Anat.), the great band of commissural fibers uniting the cerebral hemispheres. See {Brain}.

{Corpus Christi} (kr[i^]s"t[imac]) [L., body of Christ] (R. C. Ch.), a festival in honor of the eucharist, observed on the Thursday after Trinity Sunday.

{Corpus Christi cloth}. Same as {Pyx cloth}, under {Pyx}.

{Corpus delicti} (d[-e]*l[i^]k"t[imac]) [L., the body of the crime] (Law), the substantial and fundamental fact of the comission of a crime; the proofs essential to establish a crime.

{Corpus luteum} (l[=u]"t[-e]*[u^]m); pl. {Corpora lutea} (-[.a]). [NL., luteous body] (Anat.), the reddish yellow mass which fills a ruptured Graafian follicle in the mammalian ovary.

{Corpus striatum} (str[-i]*[=a]"t[u^]m); pl. {Corpora striata} (-t[.a]). [NL., striate body] (Anat.), a ridge in the wall of each lateral ventricle of the brain. [1913 Webster]


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  • corpus striatum — corpus stri·a·tum .strī āt əm n, pl corpora stri·a·ta āt ə either of a pair of masses of nerve tissue which lie beneath and external to the anterior cornua of the lateral ventricles of the brain and form part of their floor and each of which… …   Medical dictionary

  • corpus striatum — [strʌɪ eɪtəm] noun (plural corpora striata tə) Anatomy part of the basal ganglia of the brain, comprising the caudate and lentiform nuclei. Origin from corpus and L. striatum, neut. of striatus grooved …   English new terms dictionary

  • corpus striatum — noun a striped mass of white and grey matter located in front of the thalamus in each cerebral hemisphere; consists of the caudate nucleus and the lenticular nucleus • Syn: ↑striatum, ↑striate body • Hypernyms: ↑basal ganglion • Part Meronyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • corpus striatum — noun (plural corpora striata) Etymology: New Latin, literally, striated body Date: 1851 either of a pair of masses of nervous tissue within the brain that contain two large nuclei of gray matter separated by sheets of white matter …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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