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Meaning of "mesencephalon" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MESENCEPHALON

mesencephalon  [ˌmɛsɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MESENCEPHALON

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Mesencephalon is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MESENCEPHALON MEAN IN ENGLISH?

mesencephalon

Midbrain

The midbrain or mesencephalon is a portion of the central nervous system associated with vision, hearing, motor control, sleep/wake, arousal, and temperature regulation.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MESENCEPHALON


aquilon
ˈækwɪˌlɒn
Avalon
ˈævəˌlɒn
diencephalon
ˌdaɪɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn
echelon
ˈɛʃəˌlɒn
encephalon
ɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn
epencephalon
ˌɛpɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn
epsilon
ˈɛpsɪˌlɒn
etalon
ˈɛtəˌlɒn
metencephalon
ˌmɛtɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn
Miquelon
ˈmiːkəˌlɒn
myelencephalon
ˌmaɪɪlɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn
papillon
ˈpæpɪˌlɒn
propylon
ˈprɒpɪˌlɒn
rhinencephalon
ˌraɪnɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn
rhombencephalon
ˌrɒmbɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn
telencephalon
ˌtɛlɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn
thalamencephalon
ˌθæləmɛnˈsɛfəˌlɒn
upsilon
ˈʌpsɪˌlɒn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MESENCEPHALON

mese
meseemed
meseems
mesel
meseled
mesembryanthemum
mesencephala
mesencephalic
mesenchymal
mesenchymatous
mesenchyme
mesentera
mesenterial
mesenteric
mesenteries
mesenteritis
mesenteron
mesenteronic
mesentery
meseta

WORDS THAT END LIKE MESENCEPHALON

beauty salon
Chalon
Dralon
gonfalon
hair salon
hairdresser´s salon
hairdressing salon
halon
pantalon
prosencephalon
sialon
talon

Synonyms and antonyms of mesencephalon in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «mesencephalon» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MESENCEPHALON

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The translations of mesencephalon from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «mesencephalon» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

mesencéfalo
570 millions of speakers

English

mesencephalon
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

mesencephalon
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الدماغ المتوسط
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

среднего мозга
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

mesencéfalo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মধ্যমস্তিঙ্ক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mésencéphale
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mesencephalon
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hirn
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

中脳
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

중뇌
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mesencephalon
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mesencephalon
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மூளைப்பகுதி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मेसेंसफ्लोन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

mesencephalon
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mesencefalo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

śródmózgowie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

середнього мозку
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mezencefal
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μεσεγκέφαλο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

mesensefalon
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

mesencefalon
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

mesencephalon
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mesencephalon

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MESENCEPHALON»

The term «mesencephalon» is regularly used and occupies the 108.333 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MESENCEPHALON» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about mesencephalon

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MESENCEPHALON»

Discover the use of mesencephalon in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to mesencephalon and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Advances in Mesencephalon Research and Application: 2013 ...
The editors have built Advances in Mesencephalon Research and Application: 2013 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Raphe Nuclei in this book to be deeper than what you can ...
‎2013
2
The Human Central Nervous System: A Synopsis and Atlas
Noradrenergic cells are also present more ventrally in a region known as the nucleus subcoeruleus, along the superior cerebellar peduncle (A4), and in the central gray matter of the mesencephalon. The cells of the noradrenergic group A5 ...
Rudolf Nieuwenhuys, Jan Voogd, Christiaan van Huijzen, 2007
3
Human Brain Stem Vessels: Including the Pineal Gland and ...
In conclusion, it can be stated that the different arteries studied have complementary roles in the vascularization of the mesencephalon. Their almost parallel courses crossing the interpeduncular, crural, and ambient cisterns incline upward ...
Henri M. Duvernoy, 1999
4
Thieme Atlas of Anatomy: Head and Neuroanatomy
Cerebellum Mesencephalon Cranial flexure Diencephalon Telencephalon Telodiencephalic sulcus Telencephalon Diencephalon Pituitary primordium Olfactory bulb Cervical flexure Medulla oblongata Mesencephalon Cerebellum Mamillary ...
Michael Schünke, Erik Schulte, Lawrence M. Ross, 2007
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Human Embryology: The Ultimate USMLE Step 1 Review
In the mesencephalon, the alar plate and the basal plate generate several nuclei for the cranial nerves. The mesencephalon also develops several nuclei that serve as major relays for sensory input. The alar segment of the diencephalon ...
Philip R. Brauer, 2003
6
Patterning and Cell Type Specification in the Developing CNS ...
Pax6 is expressed in the prosencephalon (Walther and Gruss, 1991), and En1 and Pax2 are expressed in the mesencephalon and in the metencepha- lon. At first, expression of Pax6 and En1/Pax2 is overlap- ping at the di/mesencephalic ...
‎2013
7
Neurodegeneration and Neuroprotection in Parkinson's Disease
SN-immunized EAGMD ¢°m,»°|s with neuronal destruction These studies began with the immunization of guinea-pigs with substantia nigracontaining bovine mesencephalon (Appel, 1992). Although no clinical signs of basal ganglia ...
‎1996
8
Organization of the Early Vertebrate Embryo
An example of this approach is shown in Figure 2A. A crystal of diI is inserted into the caudal dorsal mesencephalon of an E10 embryo, labelling the dtmes V axons projecting in a curving path into the rhombencephalon, as well as labelling the ...
Nikolas Zagris, Anne Marie Duprat, Antony Durston, 1995
9
A Textbook of Neuroanatomy
The brainstem is composed of the mesencephalon, metencephalon, and myelencephalon The brainstem, the oldest part of the CNS, is composed of the mesencephalon, metencephalon, and myelencephalon (although some authors also ...
Maria Patestas, Leslie P. Gartner, 2013
10
Dictionary of Human Neuroanatomy
Mesencephalic arteries Vessels TA Latin: Aa. mesencephalicae TA English: Mesencephalic arteries —, Quadrigeminal artery Mesencephalic "attack areas" Mesencephalon 1 Small nuclear region in the mesencephalon whose stimulation  ...
Martin C. Hirsch, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MESENCEPHALON»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term mesencephalon is used in the context of the following news items.
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Speed cells in the medial entorhinal cortex
... consistent with the idea that the signal is at least partly derived from proprioceptive or motor-efference information in the mesencephalon. Neurons with similar ... «Nature.com, Jul 15»
2
A molecular model for neurodevelopmental disorders
Fetal brain cells (FBCs) are ReNcells derived form the ventral mesencephalon of human fetal brain (Millipore SCC008). Cells were grown on ... «Nature.com, May 15»
3
Can you read blindfolded? This 8-year-old can
The mid-brain, also known as mesencephalon, is responsible for our visual and auditory senses. Sharat elaborates, “The mid-brains of children ... «Hindustan Times, Feb 15»
4
How does the mind arise from the brain?
These three ampulae, from top to bottom, are called the prosencephalon, or forebrain; the mesencephalon, or midbrain; and rhombencephalon, ... «h+ Magazine, Jan 15»
5
City kids master trick to learn blindfolded
RAIPUR: Students in Raipur schools are learning a new technique of mid-brain activation or mesencephalon that is helping them learn in a ... «Times of India, Nov 14»
6
Body's Pain Perception Mapped for First Time
Jay, I read the Harvard 2013 study that indicates body pain emanates and are controlled by brain regions of the mesencephalon. Also, it is ... «Scientific American, Jun 14»
7
Amarantus CSO to Present on PhenoGuard Data at Astrocytes in …
We then created a discovery platform of immortalized astrocye cell lines derived from the ventral mesencephalon of the fetal rat brain, ... «GlobeNewswire, Apr 14»
8
Computer models of neuronal sound processing in the brain lead to …
Neural circuitry in the brain stem, mesencephalon and diencephalon transmits the signals to the auditory cortex, where around 100 million ... «Medical Xpress, Dec 13»
9
b Department of Neurosurgery
... had a better prognosis; as we stated, these are most probably related to direct contusion of the mesencephalon with the dura of the tentorium. «AJNR, May 13»
10
First Video Of Brain Forming Thoughts Captured by Japanese …
When the fish spotted the food, researchers detected calcium signals on the left tectum -- located in the roof of the midbrain, or mesencephalon ... «International Business Times, Feb 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Mesencephalon [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mesencephalon>. Feb 2021 ».
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