Definition of Neoencephalon

1. Noun. The part of the brain having the most recent phylogenetic origin; the cerebral cortex and related parts.

Exact synonyms: Neencephalon
Generic synonyms: Neural Structure
Group relationships: Brain, Encephalon



Medical Definition of Neoencephalon

1. Edinger's term for the higher levels of the central nervous system superimposed upon the metameric or propriospinal system (paleencephalon). Synonym: neoencephalon. Origin: G. Neos, new, + enkephalos, brain (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Neoencephalon

neocortex
neocortexes
neocortical
neocortically
neocortices
neocosmic
neocracy
neocystostomy
neodamode
neodecanoic
neodecanoic acid
neodymian
neodymium
neodymium magnet
neodymiums
neoencephalon (current term)
neoendorphin
neoepitope
neoepitopes
neoexpressionism
neofascism
neofascist
neofascists
neofeminist
neofeminists
neofetal
neofeudalism
neoflavonoid
neoflavonoids
neofoetus

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