decerebellate

adjective
de·​cer·​e·​bel·​late | \ ¦dēˌserəˈbelə̇t \
variants: or less commonly decerebellated \ -​ˌlātə̇d \

Definition of decerebellate

: deprived of the cerebellum

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Other Words from decerebellate

decerebellation \ (ˌ)dēˌserə(ˌ)beˈlāshən \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for decerebellate

decerebellate from de- + cerebell- + -ate, adjective suffix; decerebellated from de- + cerebell- + -ate, verb suffix + -ed

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“Decerebellate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decerebellate. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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