interventricular foramen

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Synonyms for interventricular foramen

the small opening (on both the right and left sides) that connects the third ventricle in the diencephalon with the lateral ventricle in the cerebral hemisphere

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Even in Edinburgh Professor Alexander Monro had emphasized the dangers of a loveless marriage to his daughter.
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1719 - Alexander Monro appointed Professor of Anatomy at Edinburgh University.