Interbrain
Interbrain \In`ter*brain`\, n. (Anat.) See {Thalamencephalon}. [1913 Webster]

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  • interbrain — [in′tər brān΄] n. DIENCEPHALON …   English World dictionary

  • interbrain — noun the posterior division of the forebrain; connects the cerebral hemispheres with the mesencephalon • Syn: ↑diencephalon, ↑betweenbrain, ↑thalmencephalon • Hypernyms: ↑neural structure • Part Holonyms: ↑forebrain, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • interbrain — /in teuhr brayn /, n. the diencephalon. [1885 90; INTER + BRAIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • interbrain — in·ter·brain int ər .brān n DIENCEPHALON * * * in·ter·brain (inґtər brān″) diencephalon …   Medical dictionary

  • interbrain — n. diencephalon, middle brain (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • interbrain — in·ter·brain …   English syllables

  • interbrain — /ˈɪntəbreɪn/ (say intuhbrayn) noun → diencephalon …   Australian English dictionary

  • Hess , Walter Rudolf — (1881–1973) Swiss neurophysiologist The son of a physics teacher from Frauenfel in Switzerland, Hess was educated at the universities of Lausanne, Bern, Berlin, Kiel, and Zurich where he obtained his MD in 1906. Although he actually began as an… …   Scientists

  • Hess, Walter Rudolf — born March 17, 1881, Frauenfeld, Switz. died Aug. 12, 1973, Locarno Swiss physiologist. He worked at the University of Zürich (1917–51). His interests centred on the nerves that control automatic functions such as digestion and excretion and that …   Universalium

  • diencephalon — The caudal part of the prosencephalon composed of the epithalamus, thalamus, and hypothalamus. [G. dia, through, + enkephalos, brain] * * * di·en·ceph·a·lon .dī ən sef ə .län, .dī (.)en , lən n the posterior subdivision of the forebrain called… …   Medical dictionary

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