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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The internal geniculate body of the brain, an elevation at the side of the diencephalon, between the optic tract and the cimbia.


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  • The medial geniculate body (corpus geniculatum mediale; internal geniculate body; postgeniculatum) lies under cover of the pulvinar of the thalamus and on the lateral aspect of the corpora quadrigemina.

    IX. Neurology. 4c. The Fore-brain or Prosencephalon


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