rhinencephalic


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rhi·nen·ce·phal·ic

(rī'nen-se-fal'ik),
Relating to the rhinencephalon.

rhi·nen·ce·phal·ic

(rīn'en-sĕ-fal'ik)
Relating to the rhinencephalon.

rhinencephalon

(rī″nen″sef′ă-lo″n) [ rhino- + encephalon]
The portion of brain concerned with receiving and integrating olfactory impulses. It includes the olfactory bulb, olfactory tract and striae, intermediate olfactory area, pyriform area, paraterminal area, hippocampal formation, fornix, paleopallium, and archipallium.
rhinencephalic (-sĕ-fal′ik), adjective