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Rhinencephalon

Rhi`nen`ceph´a`lon   Pronunciation: rī`nĕn`sĕf´å`lǒn
n.1.(Anat.) The division of the brain in front of the prosencephalon, consisting of the two olfactory lobes from which the olfactory nerves arise.
Noun1.rhinencephalon - a center in the cerebral hemispheres that governs the sense of smell in lower animals; in humans it seems to mediate complex emotional behavior
Synonyms: olfactory brain
center, centre, nerve center, nerve centre, olfactory brain, olfactory bulb, piriform area, piriform lobe, pyriform area, pyriform lobe
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