interventricular foramen

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Noun1.interventricular foramen - the small opening (on both the right and left sides) that connects the third ventricle in the diencephalon with the lateral ventricle in the cerebral hemisphere
foramen, hiatus - a natural opening or perforation through a bone or a membranous structure
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Gunners outside-half Alexander Monro made a desperate attempt at an ankle-tap, but couldn't bring him down.
Alexander Monro, advised his daughter to avoid those men with limited financial possibilities: soldiers who might be killed, old men who might die too soon, or those suffering from disease who could leave them destitute.
One of its leading lights was Alexander Monro, who was appointed Professor at Edinburgh University in 1719 when he was just 22.