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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Remove the cerebrum from (a human body).

Usage examples (22)
  • At this moment, presumably, Lincoln became decerebrate, that is brain dead.
  • When will Obama-worshippers cross the “threshold of decerebrate genuflection”?
  • (C) Again, the typical opening of the crossed extensor reflex (decerebrate) "recruits".
  • For this the reflex evoked by passive flexion of knee in the decerebrate preparation has been taken. for more
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