rhinencephalic


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rhi·nen·ceph·a·lon

 (rī′nĕn-sĕf′ə-lŏn′, -lən)
n. pl. rhi·nen·ceph·a·la (-lə)
The olfactory region of the brain, located in the cerebrum.

rhi′nen·ce·phal′ic (-sə-făl′ĭk) adj.
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1970) Relationship of ITI to acquisition of serial visual discrimination following temporal rhinencephalic resections in monkeys.