Dictionary search results

Showing 1-11 of 11 results

cerebral British & World English

Of the cerebrum of the brain

cerebral edema British & World English

A swelling in the brain caused by the presence of excessive fluid

cerebral palsy British & World English

A condition marked by impaired muscle coordination (spastic paralysis) and/or other disabilities, typically caused by damage to the brain before or at birth

cerebral aqueduct British & World English

Another term for aqueduct of Sylvius.

cerebral dominance British & World English

The normal tendency for one side of the brain to control particular functions, such as handedness and speech

cortex British & World English

The outer layer of the cerebrum (the cerebral cortex), composed of folded grey matter and playing an important role in consciousness

cerebral hemisphere in hemisphere British & World English

Each of the two parts of the cerebrum (left and right) in the brain of a vertebrate

cerebral cortex in cortex British & World English

The outer layer of the cerebrum (the cerebral cortex), composed of folded grey matter and playing an important role in consciousness