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One entry found for hypothalamus.
Main Entry: hy·po·thal·a·mus
Pronunciation: secondarystresshimacr-pomacr-primarystressthal-schwa-mschwas
Function: noun
: a part of the brain that lies beneath the thalamus, produces hormones which pass to the front part of the pituitary gland, and is important in regulating the activities of the autonomic nervous system

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