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hippocampus (plural hippocampi)
1) A mythological creature with the front head and forelimbs of a horse and the rear of a dolphin; a hippocamp.
2) (anatomy) A part of the brain located inside the temporal lobe, consisting mainly of grey matter. It is a component of the limbic system and plays a role in memory and emotion. So named because of its resemblance to the seahorse.
he observed: " Did you say you wanted a shelf? ... street, he had a vision of a crazy woman chewing her left thumb and slinging a jar of preserved plums with her right hand. ... When is business enterprise like a kangaroo? ... Fashionable ministers rarely preach to their congregations now.
Does the world have a problem with coordination? Is the increased level of drug ingestion causing people to lose their grip on the things that are most precious to them?