interhemispheric

adjective
in·​ter·​hemi·​spher·​ic | \ ˌin-tər-ˌhe-mə-ˈsfir-ik How to pronounce interhemispheric (audio) , -ˈsfer- \

Definition of interhemispheric

1 : lying or occurring between the cerebral hemispheres an interhemispheric subdural hematoma interhemispheric communication
2 : extending or occurring between the earth's hemispheres — see hemisphere sense 1b increased interhemispheric trade interhemispheric carbon dioxide exchange

First Known Use of interhemispheric

1854, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Interhemispheric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interhemispheric. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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interhemispheric

adjective
in·​ter·​hemi·​spher·​ic | \ ˈint-ər-ˌhem-ə-ˈsfi(ə)r-ik, -ˈsfer- How to pronounce interhemispheric (audio) \
variants: also interhemispheral \ -​əl How to pronounce interhemispheral (audio) \

Medical Definition of interhemispheric

: extending or occurring between hemispheres (as of the cerebrum)

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