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Ventricle

Ven´tri`cle
n.1.(Anat.) A cavity, or one of the cavities, of an organ, as of the larynx or the brain; specifically, the posterior chamber, or one of the two posterior chambers, of the heart, which receives the blood from the auricle and forces it out from the heart. See Heart.
2.The stomach.
Whether I will or not, while I live, my heart beats, and my ventricle digests what is in it.
- Sir M. Hale.
3.Fig.: Any cavity, or hollow place, in which any function may be conceived of as operating.
These [ideas] are begot on the ventricle of memory.
- Shak.
Noun1.ventricle - one of four connected cavities in the brain; is continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord and contains cerebrospinal fluid
2.ventricle - a chamber of the heart that receives blood from an atrium and pumps it to the arteries
Synonyms: heart ventricle
bodily cavity, brain, cavity, cavum, cerebrospinal fluid, encephalon, fourth ventricle, lateral ventricle, spinal fluid, third ventricle
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