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English Meaning(s) for 海馬

  1. seahorse; sea horse
  2. hippocampus
  3. walrus

Definition and Synonyms for 海馬

Sea Lion any of several large eared seals of the northern Pacific related to fur seals but lacking their valuable coat
Synonyms: とど, あしか, せいうち, 海馬
Hippocampus a complex neural structure (shaped like a sea horse) consisting of grey matter and located on the floor of each lateral ventricle
Synonyms: とど, あしか, せいうち, 海馬
Hippocampus intimately involved in motivation and emotion as part of the limbic system
Synonyms: とど, あしか, せいうち, 海馬
Hippocampus has a central role in the formation of memories
Synonyms: とど, あしか, せいうち, 海馬

Meanings for each kanji in 海馬

sea; ocean Kanji Details »
horse Kanji Details »

Categories 海馬 is a member of

Eared Seal pinniped mammal having external ear flaps and hind limbs used for locomotion on land
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Neural Structure a structure that is part of the nervous system
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