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|Noun||1.||lenticular nucleus - a basal ganglion shaped like a lens and including the outer reddish putamen and the inner pale yellow pallidum|
basal ganglion - any of several masses of subcortical grey matter at the base of each cerebral hemisphere that seem to be involved in the regulation of voluntary movement
putamen - the outer reddish part of the lenticular nucleus
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