Definition of neostriatum in English:

neostriatum

noun

Anatomy
  • The caudate nucleus and the putamen, considered as the more recently evolved part of the corpus striatum.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry. From neo- + striatum, after German Neostriatum.

Pronunciation

neostriatum

/ˌniːə(ʊ)strʌɪˈeɪtəm/