brain stem

brain stem (plural brain stems)

  1. (neuroanatomy) The part of the brain that connects the spinal cord to the forebrain and cerebrum.
  • French: tronc cérébral
  • German: Hirnstamm
  • Italian: tronco encefalico
  • Portuguese: tronco cerebral
  • Russian: мозгово́й ствол
  • Spanish: tronco del encéfalo

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