Meaning of hippocampus
Pronunciation: (hip"u-kam'pus), [key]
— pl. -pi
- a sea horse with two forefeet, and a body ending in the tail of a dolphin or fish.
- an enfolding of cerebral cortex into the lateral fissure of a cerebral hemisphere, having the shape in cross section of a sea horse.
- hippocampus (Thesaurus)