Forebrain meaning

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The definition of a forebrain is the part of the brain that controls many of the senses.
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Striatum - Often associated with the experience of rewards or surprise.
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Lateral ventricle - Protect the brain from trauma.
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Third ventricle - Protect the brain from trauma.
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Telencephalon - Determines both your intelligence and your personality and operates the sense of smell and touch.
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Diencephalon - Controls all the other bodily functions such as vision, equilibrium, facial sensations, hearing, respiration, smell, taste and swallowing.

An example of a forebrain is the diencephalon which allows a person to sense motion and maintain their equilibrium.

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The most anterior of the three primary regions of the embryonic brain from which the telencephalon and diencephalon develop.
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The segment of the adult brain that develops from the embryonic forebrain and includes the cerebrum, thalamus, and hypothalamus.
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The front part of the three primary divisions of the brain of a vertebrate embryo.
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The part of the fully developed brain evolved from this, consisting of the diencephalon and the telencephalon.
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The most anterior of the three primary regions of the embryonic brain from which the telencephalon and diencephalon develop.
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The segment of the adult brain that develops from the embryonic forebrain and includes the cerebrum, thalamus, and hypothalamus.
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(anatomy) The anterior part of the brain, including the cerebrum, thalamus, and hypothalamus.
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The forwardmost part of the vertebrate brain. In humans, it consists of the thalamus, the hypothalamus, and the cerebrum.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
forebrain
Plural:
forebrains