cerebrospinal

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adjective ce·re·bro·spi·nal \sə-ˌrē-brō-ˈspī-nəl, ˌser-ə-brō-\

Definition of cerebrospinal

  1. :  of or relating to the brain and spinal cord or to these together with the cranial and spinal nerves that innervate voluntary muscles

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First Known Use of cerebrospinal

1826


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cerebrospinal

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adjective ce·re·bro·spi·nal \sə-ˌrē-brō-ˈspīn-əl, ˌser-ə-brō-\

Medical Definition of cerebrospinal

  1. :  of or relating to the brain and spinal cord or to these together with the cranial and spinal nerves that innervate voluntary muscles


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