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nuclei British & World English

Plural form of nucleus.

nuclei in nucleus British & World English

The central and most important part of an object, movement, or group, forming the basis for its activity and growth

caudate nucleus British & World English

The upper of the two grey nuclei of the corpus striatum in the cerebrum of the brain

lentiform nucleus British & World English

The lower of the two grey nuclei of the corpus striatum

geniculate body British & World English

Each of two protuberances on the inferior surface of the thalamus which relay auditory and visual impulses respectively to the cerebral cortex

suprachiasmatic nucleus British & World English

Each of a pair of small nuclei in the hypothalamus of the brain, above the optic chiasma, thought to be concerned with the regulation of physiological circadian rhythms

nuclei English-Spanish

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