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Corpus

corpus

1. The principal of a bond. For example, securities dealers create zero-coupon Treasury receipts by purchasing a regular Treasury bond and separating the interest coupons from the corpus. See also coupon stripping.
2. The principal amount of an estate or trust.
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Transient lesion in the splenium of the corpus callosum in an epileptic patient.
Morphologic alterations in the corpus callosum in abuse-related posttraumatic stress disorder: A preliminary study.
Mapping corpus callosum deficits in autism: An index of aberrant cortical connectivity.
Cranial magnetic resonance graphy (MRG) indicated a structurally normal corpus callosum.
In FAS, forebrain deficiencies are a well-recognized feature, and anomalies in the corpus callosum are particularly pronounced (reviewed by Norman et al.
It is, in short, a 'nerd' and, as one would expect, it does not always get on well with its counterpart over on the other side of the corpus callosum.
Moreover, several of these patients have gone on to have more clearly defined epilepsy; what was thought to be generalized epilepsy became clearly focal once the rapid spread from one hemisphere to another across the corpus callosum was interrupted.
Meaning is fixed in the mind through a rapid attentional oscillation, via the corpus callosum, between right-side-based primary (modal) and left-side-based secondary (verbal) percepts.
Archie was born with his corpus callosum - the central part of the brain that connects the left and right hemispheres - missing.
An additional illustration of the value of this intermodule perspective sharing is evident in individuals with the neurological condition called Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum (AgCC).