Definition of uncus

Definition of uncus
  1. uncus Noun A hook or claw.
  2. uncus Noun Hence, any body part which is long, thin, and curved.
  3. uncus Noun Specifically, the hooked end of the parahippocampal gyrus of the temporal lobe; also called the uncinate gyrus or uncus gyri parahippocampalis.
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