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decerebrate

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adjective de·cer·e·brate \(ˈ)dē-ˈser-ə-brət, -ˌbrāt; ˌdē-sə-ˈrē-brət\

Medical Definition of decerebrate

  1. 1:  having the cerebrum removed or made inactive <decerebrate rats>

  2. 2:  characteristic of decerebration <decerebrate rigidity>




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