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noun hind·brain \ˈhīn(d)-ˌbrān\

Medical Definition of HINDBRAIN

:  the posterior division of the three primary divisions of the developing vertebrate brain or the corresponding part of the adult brain that includes the cerebellum, pons, and medulla oblongata and that controls the autonomic functions and equilibrium—called also rhombencephalon; see metencephalon, myelencephalon
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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