calcarine


calcarine
1. Relating to a calcar. 2. Spur-shaped.

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cal·ca·rine 'kal-kə-.rīn adj belonging to or situated near the calcar avis

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cal·ca·rine (kalґkə-rīn) [L. calcarinus spur-shaped] 1. spur-shaped. 2. pertaining to a calcar.

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  • Calcarine — Cal ca*rine, a. (Anat.) Pertaining to, or situated near, the calcar of the brain. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • calcarine — cal·ca·rine …   English syllables

  • calcarine — ˈkalkəˌrīn adjective Etymology: Latin calcar spur + English ine more at calcar 1. : shaped like a spur 2. : belonging to or situated near the calcar avis …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Calcarine fissure — Infobox Brain Name = PAGENAME Latin = sulcus calcarinus, fissura calcarina GraySubject = 189 GrayPage = 820 Caption = Medial surface of left cerebral hemisphere. ( Calcarine fissure visible at left.) Caption2 = Coronal section through posterior… …   Wikipedia

  • calcarine fissure — noun a sulcus in the mesial surface of the occipital lobe of the cerebrum • Syn: ↑calcarine sulcus • Hypernyms: ↑sulcus • Part Holonyms: ↑occipital lobe, ↑occipital cortex * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • calcarine sulcus — noun a sulcus in the mesial surface of the occipital lobe of the cerebrum • Syn: ↑calcarine fissure • Hypernyms: ↑sulcus • Part Holonyms: ↑occipital lobe, ↑occipital cortex …   Useful english dictionary

  • calcarine complex — calcar avis …   Medical dictionary

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