Forebrain vs Endbrain - What's the difference?

forebrain | endbrain |


As nouns the difference between forebrain and endbrain

is that forebrain is (anatomy) the anterior part of the brain, including the cerebrum, thalamus, and hypothalamus while endbrain is (neuroanatomy) the anterior part of the forebrain; the telencephalon.

forebrain

Noun

(en noun)
  • (anatomy) The anterior part of the brain, including the cerebrum, thalamus, and hypothalamus.
  • Synonyms

    * prosencephalon

    Meronyms

    * cerebrum * thalamus * hypothalamus * diencephalon * telencephalon

    endbrain

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (neuroanatomy) The anterior part of the forebrain; the telencephalon.
  • Synonyms

    * telencephalon