ophthalmencephalon

ophthalmencephalon

 [of″thal-men-sef´ah-lon]
the retina, optic nerve, and visual apparatus of the brain.
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ophthalmencephalon

(ŏf″thăl-mĕn-sĕf′ă-lŏn) [″ + enkephalos, brain]
The vision apparatus from the retina to the optic nerves, optic chiasm, optic tract, and the visual centers of the brain.
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