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cuneus

 [ku´ne-us] (pl. cu´nei) (L.)
a wedge-shaped lobule on the medial aspect of the occipital lobe of the cerebrum.

cu·ne·us

, pl.

cu·ne·i

(kyū'nē-ŭs, koo'nē-ī), [TA]
That region of the medial aspect of the occipital lobe of each cerebral hemisphere bounded by the parietooccipital fissure and the calcarine fissure.
[L. wedge]

cuneus

/cu·ne·us/ (ku´ne-us) pl. cu´nei   [L.] a wedge-shaped lobule on the medial aspect of the occipital lobe of the cerebrum.

cuneus

[kyo̅o̅′nē·əs]
a wedge-shaped region of the cerebral cortex lying between the parietooccipital and postcal-carine sulci on the mesial surface of the occipital lobe.

cu·ne·us

, pl. cunei (kyū'nē-ŭs, -ī) [TA]
That region of the medial aspect of the occipital lobe of each cerebral hemisphere bounded by the parietooccipital fissure and the calcarine fissure.
[L. wedge]

cuneus

pl. cunei [L.] a wedge-shaped lobule on the medial aspect of the occipital lobe of the cerebrum.

cuneus ungulae
see frog (2) of the horse's foot.