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addaword.gifdefinition of amygdalae

noun
two areas in the brain, which are involved in processing emotions
In humans, the amygdalae perform primary roles in the formation and storage of memories associated with emotional events.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 31/05/2013 11:02:00
Definition of amygdalae from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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