MIDBRAIN

is a small part of the neural tissue which is found between the forebrain and hindbrain. Otherwise known as the mesencephalon.

MIDBRAIN: "The midbrain, in humans, is a small part of neural tissue between the fore- and hind- brain regions."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MIDBRAIN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/midbrain/ (accessed November 12, 2019).
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