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Term: midbrain lymph vessel
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: midbrain
Synonyms: mesencephalon
Definition: The brain region between the forebrain anteriorly and the hindbrain posteriorly, including the tectum dorsally and the midbrain tegmentum ventrally.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000128]
Name: lymph vessel
Synonyms:
Definition: Any of the tubular multi-tissue structures through which lymph moves in the body. These vessels collect and drain fluids and macromolecules from interstitial spaces throughout the animal.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005844]