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noun ce·re·brum \sə-ˈrē-brəm, ˈser-ə-brəm\
plural ce·re·brums or ce·re·bra \-brə\

Medical Definition of CEREBRUM

:  brain 1
:  an enlarged anterior or upper part of the brain; especially :  the expanded anterior portion of the brain that in higher mammals overlies the rest of the brain, consists of cerebral hemispheres and connecting structures, and is considered to be the seat of conscious mental processes :  telencephalon


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