basal ganglion definition

  • noun:
    • some of several masses of gray matter embedded in cerebral hemispheres that are involved in the legislation of voluntary motion. Also known as basal nucleus.
    • Any of a group of nuclei into the mind interconnected using cerebral cortex, thalamus and brainstem
    • any of several public of subcortical grey matter at base of every cerebral hemisphere that seem to be involved in the legislation of voluntary motion

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