What are some alternative words for mesencephalon?

Synonyms for mesencephalonˌmɛs ɛnˈsɛf əˌlɒn, -lən, ˌmɛz-

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  1. midbrain, mesencephalon(noun)

    the middle portion of the brain

    midbrain, mesencephalon


  1. mesencephalon(noun)


  2. mesencephalon(noun)

    A part of the brain located rostral to the pons and caudal to the thalamus and the basal ganglia, composed of the tectum (dorsal portion) and the tegmentum (ventral portion).


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