Definition of collicular in US English:

collicular

adjective

Anatomy
  • See colliculus

    • ‘However, some collicular neurons are known to exhibit ipsilateral inhibitory regions.’
    • ‘The responses of Müller cells were stronger following intraocular injections of collicular proteoglycan than as a result of the Wallerian degeneration of 80% of retinal ganglion cells.’
    • ‘Unilateral kindling of the inferior collicular cortex does not transfer to the contralateral seizure sensitive site or alter [3H] flunitrazepam and [35S] TBPS binding.’
    • ‘Cerebellotectal pathways in the macaque: Implications for collicular generation of saccades.’

Pronunciation

collicular

/-lər/