splenium

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splenium

 [sple´ne-um]
1. a compress or bandage.
2. a bandlike structure.
splenium cor´poris callo´si the posterior, rounded end of the corpus callosum.

sple·ni·um

, pl.

sple·ni·a

(splē'nē-ŭm, -ă),
1. A compress or bandage.
2. A structure resembling a bandaged part.
[Mod. L. fr. G. splēnion, bandage]

sple·ni·um

, pl. splenia (splē'nē-ŭm, -ă)
1. A compress or bandage.
2. A structure resembling a bandaged part.
[Mod. L. fr. G. splēnion, bandage]