Definition of

Fornix

  1. (noun, body) an arched bundle of white fibers at the base of the brain by which the hippocampus of each hemisphere projects to the contralateral hippocampus and to the thalamus and mamillary bodies
  2. (noun, body) generally any arch shaped structure (but often it refers to the arched roof of an anatomical space)

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Fornix

trigonum cerebrale

Alternate forms of Fornix

Hypernyms: body part, fascicle, fasciculus, fiber bundle, fibre bundle

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