alveus

(redirected from Alveus of the hippocampus)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

alveus

 [al´ve-us] (pl. al´vei) (L.)
a canal or trough.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

al·ve·us

, pl.

al·ve·i

(al'vē-ŭs, -vē-ī),
A channel or trough.
[L. tray, trough, cavity, fr. alvus, belly]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

al·ve·us

, pl. alvei (al'vē-ŭs, -ī)
A channel or trough.
[L. tray, trough, cavity, fr. alvus, belly]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

al·ve·us

, pl. alvei (al'vē-ŭs, -ī)
A channel or trough.
[L. tray, trough, cavity, fr. alvus, belly]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012