Term: thalamic eminence brain nucleus
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Name: thalamic eminence
Synonyms: eminentia thalami
Definition: Part of the forebrain that is ventral to the ventral thalamus and dorsal to the preoptic area. See page 44 of the Atlas of Early Zebrafish Brain Development.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0007010]
Name: brain nucleus
Synonyms: brain nuclei
Definition: Portion of tissue that are compact accumulations of neurons having roughly similar connections and functions.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005575]