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n. - The anterior portion of the brain.

Usage examples (8)
  • Two smaller divisions of the prosencephalon are the diencephalon and telencephalon.
  • It refers to an incomplete or absent division of prosencephalon (forebrain) into the distinct cerebral hemispheres.
  • The original fore-brain is often called the thalamencephalon, the hemisphere, the prosencephalon, the olfactory lobes, the rhinencephalon.
  • These are marked off from each other by intervening constrictions, and are named the fore-brain or prosencephalon, the mid-brain or mesencephalon, and the hind-brain or... for more
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