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afterbrain

[ af-ter-breyn, ahf- ]
/ ˈæf tərˌbreɪn, ˈɑf- /
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noun

the metencephalon.

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Origin of afterbrain

First recorded in 1605–15; after + brain
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British Dictionary definitions for afterbrain

afterbrain
/ (ˈɑːftəˌbreɪn) /

noun

a nontechnical name for myelencephalon
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