noun, plural thal·a·mi [thal-uh-mahy] /ˈθæl əˌmaɪ/.
Origin of thalamus
Examples from the Web for thalami
The thalami are of considerable extent, though partially covered by the optic lobes and the posterior lobes of the cerebrum.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
Mysticism is produced by the combustion of the gray vascular matter in the sensorium—the thalami optici and the corpora striata.