thalamium

/theuh lay"mee euhm/, n., pl. thalamia /-mee euh/.
thalamus (def. 3).
[ < NL, dim. of THALAMUS; see -IUM]

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Thalamĭum — Thalamĭum, das Fruchtgehäuse der Kryptogamen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • thalamium — tha·la·mi·um …   English syllables

  • thalamium — noun see thalamus 3 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Epithalamium — (from Greek; epi upon, and thalamium nuptial chamber, sometimes also spelled epithalamion ) specifically refers to a form of poem that is written for the bride. Or, specifically, written for the bride on the way to her marital chamber. The word… …   Wikipedia

  • thalamus — thalamic /theuh lam ik/, adj. thalamically, adv. /thal euh meuhs/, n., pl. thalami / muy /. 1. Anat. the middle part of the diencephalon through which sensory impulses pass to reach the cerebral cortex. 2. Bot. a receptacle or torus. 3. Also… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.