midbrain

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part of the brain continuous with the spinal cord and comprising the medulla oblongata and pons and midbrain and parts of the hypothalamus brain-stem , brain stem , brainstem
essential auditory center in the midbrain inferior colliculus
layer of deeply pigmented grey matter in the midbrain; associated with the striate body; is involved in metabolic disturbances associated with Parkinson's disease and with Huntington's disease locus niger , nucleus niger , substantia nigra
band of nerve fibers linking the medulla oblongata and the cerebellum with the midbrain pons , pons Varolii
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