mamillary body


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Noun1.mamillary body - one of two small round structures on the undersurface of the brain that form the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornixmamillary body - one of two small round structures on the undersurface of the brain that form the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix
neural structure - a structure that is part of the nervous system
betweenbrain, diencephalon, interbrain, thalmencephalon - the posterior division of the forebrain; connects the cerebral hemispheres with the mesencephalon
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Photo: Autistic (A) and control (C) sections of limbic area known as the mamillary body.