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alveus

 [al´ve-us] (pl. al´vei) (L.)
a canal or trough.

al·ve·us

, pl.

al·ve·i

(al'vē-ŭs, -vē-ī),
A channel or trough.
[L. tray, trough, cavity, fr. alvus, belly]

alveus

/al·ve·us/ (al´ve-us) pl. al´vei   [L.] a canal or trough.

al·ve·us

, pl. alvei (al'vē-ŭs, -ī)
A channel or trough.
[L. tray, trough, cavity, fr. alvus, belly]

al·ve·us

, pl. alvei (al'vē-ŭs, -ī)
A channel or trough.
[L. tray, trough, cavity, fr. alvus, belly]

alveus

pl. alvei [L.] a canal or trough.

alveus hippocampi
the white fibers covering the ventricular surface of the hippocampus that contribute to the fornix.