mes·​en·​ce·​phal·​ic -ˌen(t)-sə-ˈfal-ik How to pronounce mesencephalic (audio)
: of or relating to the midbrain
the mesencephalic nucleus of the trigeminal nerve

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“Mesencephalic.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2023.

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