Medical Definition of Corticocerebellum

1. Phylogenetic term referring to the larger lateral portion of the cerebellar hemisphere receiving its dominant input from the pontine nuclei which, in turn, are dominated by afferent nerves originating from all parts of the cerebral cortex; phylogenetically, of more recent origin than the archicerebellum and paleocerebellum, q.v., the neocerebellum reaches its largest development in humans and other primates. Synonym: corticocerebellum. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Corticocerebellum

cortices
corticiferous
corticiform
corticifugal
corticine
corticines
corticipetal
cortico-
cortico-hypothalamic
corticoafferent
corticobulbar
corticobulbar fibre
corticobulbar tract
corticocallosal
corticocerebellar
corticocerebellum (current term)
corticocortical
corticoefferent
corticofugal
corticogenesis
corticoid
corticoids
corticoliberin
corticolimbic
corticomedial
corticonuclear
corticonuclear fibre
corticopontine
corticopontine fibre
corticopontine tract

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