cerebrum

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almond-shaped neural structure in the anterior part of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum; intimately connected with the hypothalamus and the hippocampus and the cingulate gyrus; as part of the limbic system it plays an important role in motivation and emo amygdala , amygdaloid nucleus , corpus amygdaloideum
olfactory cortex of the cerebrum archipallium , paleocortex
unpaired artery; supplies the pons and cerebellum and the back part of the cerebrum and the inner ear arteria basilaris , basilar artery
sulcus in the mesial surface of the occipital lobe of the cerebrum calcarine fissure , calcarine sulcus
major division of the vertebrate brain; situated above the medulla oblongata and beneath the cerebrum in humans cerebellum
layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum cerebral cortex , cerebral mantle , cortex , pallium
either half of the cerebrum cerebral hemisphere , hemisphere
any of the convolutions of the outer surface of the frontal lobe of the cerebrum frontal gyrus
any of the convolutions of the outer surface of the occipital lobe of the cerebrum occipital gyrus
any of the convolutions of the outer surface of the parietal lobe of the cerebrum parietal gyrus
anterior division of the forebrain; the cerebrum and related parts of the hypothalamus telencephalon
any of the convolutions of the outer surface of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum temporal gyrus
(anatomy) a fold of dura mater that covers the cerebellum and supports the occipital lobes of the cerebrum tentorium
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