Meaning of Thalamus

English: Thalamus
Hindi: चेतक, थैलोमुस
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

Anatomy. the middle part of the diencephalon through which sensory impulses pass to reach the cerebral cortex.

Definition: 2

Botany. a receptacle or torus.

Definition: 3

Also called thalamium. an apartment for women in an ancient Greek house.

Definition: 4

either of the two contiguous egg-shaped masses of grey matter at the base of the brain

Definition: 5

both of these masses considered as a functional unit