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genu

n. (pl. genua)

1. the knee, or an anatomical structure that resembles a knee.

2. the anterior portion of the corpus callosum as it bends forward and downward.

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depressant

depressant

1. adj. having the quality of diminishing or retarding a function or activity of a body system or organ.

2. n. any agent that has this quality, especially a CNS depressant.