Medical Definition of telencephalon
plural tel·en·ceph·a·la \-lə\play or tel·en·ceph·a·lons
: the anterior subdivision of the embryonic forebrain or the corresponding part of the adult forebrain that includes the cerebral hemispheres and associated structures
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