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Forebrain

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Noun

1. forebrain, prosencephalon

the anterior portion of the brain; the part of the brain that develops from the anterior part of the neural tube

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Forebrain

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noun
the nontechnical name for prosencephalon

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Forebrain

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noun
1. 
the front part of the three primary divisions of the brain of a vertebrate embryo
2. 
the part of the fully developed brain evolved from this, consisting of the diencephalon and the telencephalon

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Forebrain

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n.
1. The most anterior of the three primary regions of the embryonic brain from which the telencephalon and diencephalon develop.
2. The segment of the adult brain that develops from the embryonic forebrain and includes the cerebrum, thalamus, and hypothalamus.

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