MEDIAL GENICULATE NUCLEUS

otherwise known as the medial geniculate body, they're a pair of nuclei which are found in the thalamus which process or otherwise relay auditory information.

MEDIAL GENICULATE NUCLEUS: "The medial geniculate nucleus are nuclei which receive, process and then relay auditory information from the ears."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MEDIAL GENICULATE NUCLEUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/medial-geniculate-nucleus/ (accessed January 23, 2021).
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