(?), n. [Thalamic + Gr. koi^los hollow.] (Anat.) The cavity or ventricle of the thalamencephalon; the third ventricle.
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(?), n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. qa`lamos chamber + fe`rein to bear.] (Zol.) Same as Foraminifera.
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(?), n.;
pl. Thalami (#).
[L. thalamus chamber, Gr. qa`lamos.] 1. (Anat.) A mass of nervous matter on either side of the third ventricle of the brain; -- called also optic thalamus.
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2. (Bot.) (a) Same as Thallus. (b) The receptacle of a flower; a torus.
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