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cerebral
American English: /səˈribrəl/
, /ˈsɛrəbrəl/
British English: /ˈsɛrɪbr(ə)l/
, /səˈriːbr(ə)l/

Translation of cerebral in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1
    (person/music)
    cerebral
    Example sentences
    • To her learning is a process that draws on emotional, cerebral and physical faculties.
    • At least I have chosen to parade all things cerebral rather than physical about myself, and - believe me - it's better for all of us that way.
    • Not necessarily physical action, but cerebral and emotional action.
    1.2 (Anatomy)
    Example sentences
    • These patients experienced major gains in cerebral, motor, brain stem/cranial nerve, cerebellar and/or sensory function.
    • The voluntary muscles are regulated by the parts of the brain known as the cerebral motor cortex and the cerebellum.
    • Tumor invaded the parenchyma in multiple cerebral and brain stem sections.

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