mesencephalon

noun
mes·​en·​ceph·​a·​lon | \ ˌme-ˌzen-ˈse-fə-ˌlän How to pronounce mesencephalon (audio) , ˌmē-, -zᵊn-, -ˌsen-, -sᵊn-, -lən \

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mesencephalic \ ˌme-​ˌzen(t)-​sə-​ˈfa-​lik How to pronounce mesencephalic (audio) , ˌmē-​ , -​zᵊn(t)-​ , -​ˌsen(t)-​ , -​sᵊn(t)-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of mesencephalon

1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mesencephalon

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“Mesencephalon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mesencephalon. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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mesencephalon

noun
mes·​en·​ceph·​a·​lon | \ ˌmez-ˌen-ˈsef-ə-ˌlän How to pronounce mesencephalon (audio) , ˌmez-ᵊn- How to pronounce mesencephalon (audio) , ˌmēz-, ˌmēs-, ˌmes-, -lən \

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