LENTICULAR NUCLEUS

a lens-shaped region found in the basal ganglia encompassing the Globus pallidus and the putamin in the brain.

LENTICULAR NUCLEUS: "Part of the basal ganglia, the lenticular nucleus is shaped as a lens."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LENTICULAR NUCLEUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lenticular-nucleus/ (accessed November 24, 2020).
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