Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Hippocampus

Curved structure located in the medial part of the floor of the lateral ventricle, a submerged gyrus forming part of the olfactory cerebral cortex, and a part of the limbic system associated with learning, memory, language, and emotions. Aka Ammon’s horn.

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