[rahy-nen-sef-uh-lon, -luh n] /ˌraɪ nɛnˈsɛf əˌlɒn, -lən/
noun, plural rhinencephalons, rhinencephala
[rahy-nen-sef-uh-luh] /ˌraɪ nɛnˈsɛf ə lə/ (Show IPA). Anatomy.
the part of the cerebrum containing the olfactory structures.
noun (pl) -lons, -la (-lə)
(anatomy) the parts of the brain, in both cerebal hemispheres, that in the early stages of evolution were concerned with the sense of smell. It includes the olefactory bulb and tract and the regions of the limbic system
rhinencephalon rhi·nen·ceph·a·lon (rī’něn-sěf’ə-lŏn’, -lən)
n. pl. rhi·nen·ceph·a·la (-lə)
The olfactory region of the brain, located in the cerebrum.
rhi’nen·ce·phal’ic (-sə-fāl’ĭk) adj.
noun 1. See under Palatinate (def 1). Rhine Palatinate noun 1. See Palatinate
noun 1. a former province in W Germany, mostly W of the Rhine: now divided between Rhineland-Palatinate and North Rhine–Westphalia.
noun 1. an artificial gem of paste, often cut to resemble a diamond. noun 1. an imitation gem made of paste
noun 1. any of numerous varieties of wine produced in the Rhine valley. 2. any of a class of white wines, mostly light, still, and dry. noun 1. any of several wines produced along the banks of the Rhine, characteristically a white table wine such as Riesling
noun, Pathology. 1. inflammation of the nose or its mucous membrane. noun 1. inflammation of the mucous membrane that lines the nose rhinitis rhi·ni·tis (rī-nī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the nasal mucous membranes.