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thalamus

thal·a·mus

thalamus

 
pronunciation:
thae l ms [or] thael ms
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: thalami
definition 1: the part of the forebrain through which sensory impulses are sent to the cerebral cortex.
definition 2: the part of a plant that bears the flower or florets; receptacle.
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derivation: thalamic (adj.)