epicoelia

noun epi·coelia \¦epə̇, ¦epē+\
variants: less commonly

epicoele

or

epicele

\ˈepəˌsēl\

Definition of epicoelia

plural

epicoeliae

also

epicoeles

or

epiceles

  1. :  the cavity of the metencephalon :  the anterior part of the 4th ventricle of the brain

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Origin and Etymology of epicoelia

epicoelia, New Latin, from epi- + coelia; epicoele, epicele from epi- + -coele, -cele


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