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brain stem the part of the brain composed of the midbrain, pons, and medulla oblongata and connecting the spinal cord with the forebrain and cerebrum
central nervous system the part of the nervous system which in verterbrates consists of the brain and the spinal cord, to which sensory impulses are
cns (2) transmitted and from which motor impulses passs out and which supervises and coordinates the activity of the entire nervous system
cerebellum a large dorsally projecting part of the brain concerned esp. w/ the coordination of muscles and the maintenece of bodily quilibrium....
cerebrum the dorsal portion, composed of right and left hemi's of the vertebrate forbrain; the intergrating centerfor memory, learning, etc...
gyrus a convulted ridge b/n anatomical grooves
limbic system a group of subcortical structures of the brain that are concerned esp with emotion and motivation
a division of a body organ marked off by a fissure on the surface lobe
the part of the nervous system that is outside that CNS and comprises the cranial nerves..... peripheral nervous system
the study of the conformation of the skull based on the belief that it is indicative of mental faculties and character phrenology
a shallow furrow ono the surface of the brain seperating adjacent gyri sulcus