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telencephalon

 [tel″en-sef´ah-lon]
1. one of the two divisions of the prosencephalon, consisting of the cerebrum.
2. the anterior of the two vesicles formed by specialization of the prosencephalon in embryonic development. Called also endbrain. adj., adj telencephal´ic.

tel·en·ceph·a·lon

(tel'en-sef'ă-lon), [TA]
The anterior division of the prosencephalon, which develops into the olfactory lobes, the cortex of the cerebral hemispheres, and the subcortical telencephalic nuclei, and the basal nuclei (ganglia), particularly the striatum and the amygdala.
Synonym(s): endbrain
[G. telos, end, + enkephalos, brain]

endbrain

/end·brain/ (-brān) telencephalon.

endbrain

(ĕnd′brān′)

telencephalon

The anterior part of the primitive forebrain or prosencephalon, which develops into the cerebral cortex, olfactory bulbs, and basal ganglia.

tel·en·ceph·a·lon

(tel'en-sef'ă-lon) [TA]
The anterior division of the prosencephalon, which develops into the olfactory lobes, the cortex of the cerebral hemispheres, the subcortical telencephalic nuclei, and the basal ganglia (nuclei), particularly the striatum and the amygdala.
Synonym(s): endbrain.
[G. telos, end, + enkephalos, brain]

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