thalamocortical

adjective
thal·a·mo·cor·ti·cal | \ ˌthal-ə-mō-ˈkȯrt-i-kəl \

Medical Definition of thalamocortical 

: of, relating to, or connecting the thalamus and the cerebral cortex thalamocortical axons thalamocortical activity

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