myelencephal
Myelencephalon My`e*len*ceph"a*lon, n. [NL., from Gr. myelo`s marrow + E. encephalon.] (Anat.) (a) The brain and spinal cord; the cerebro-spinal axis. Sometimes abbreviated to {myelencephal}. (b) The metencephalon. --Huxley. [1913 Webster]

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  • Myelencephalon — My e*len*ceph a*lon, n. [NL., from Gr. myelo s marrow + E. encephalon.] (Anat.) (a) The brain and spinal cord; the cerebro spinal axis. Sometimes abbreviated to {myelencephal}. (b) The metencephalon. Huxley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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