neoencephalon

noun
the part of the brain having the most recent phylogenetic origin; the cerebral cortex and related parts
Syn: ↑neencephalon
Hypernyms: ↑neural structure
Part Holonyms: ↑brain, ↑encephalon

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/nee'oh en sef"euh lon', -leuhn/, n., pl. neoencephalons, neoencephala /-leuh/.
neencephalon.

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