epencephalonmedical dictionary

<anatomy> The segment of the brain next behind the midbrain, including the cerebellum and pons; the hindbrain. Sometimes abbreviated to epen.

Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Upon, near + brain.

(01 Mar 1998)

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