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Definitions and Synonyms of encephalon | Another word for encephalon | What is encephalon?

Definition 1: that part of the central nervous system that includes all the higher nervous centers; enclosed within the skull; continuous with the spinal cord - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for encephalon in the sense of this definition

(encephalon is a kind of ...) a structure that is part of the nervous system

(encephalon is a part of ...) a ring of arteries at the base of the brain

(encephalon is a part of ...) one of four connected cavities in the brain; is continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord and contains cerebrospinal fluid

(encephalon is a part of ...) the part of the brain continuous with the spinal cord and comprising the medulla oblongata and pons and midbrain and parts of the hypothalamus

(encephalon is a part of ...) the posterior portion of the brain including cerebellum and brainstem

(encephalon is a part of ...) the middle portion of the brain

(encephalon is a part of ...) the anterior portion of the brain; the part of the brain that develops from the anterior part of the neural tube

(encephalon is a part of ...) the part of the brain having the most recent phylogenetic origin; the cerebral cortex and related parts

(encephalon is a part of ...) a nerve cell in the brain

(encephalon is a part of ...) any of three arteries in the brain that make up the circle of Willis

(... is part of encephalon) the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of the brain and spinal cord

(... is part of encephalon) the upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains

"he stuck his head out the window"

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