in·​tra·​ce·​re·​bral | \ˈin-trə-sə-ˈrē-brəl, -ˈser-ə-, ˈin-(ˌ)trä- \

Definition of intracerebral 

: situated or occurring within or introduced or administered into the cerebrum intracerebral injections intracerebral bleeding

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intracerebrally \ˈin-​trə-​sə-​ˈrē-​brə-​lē, ˈin-​(ˌ)trä-​ \ adverb

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Earlier, Hamill got emotional discussing his longtime friend and co-star, whose mother, screen legend Debbie Reynolds, died one day after Fisher from an intracerebral hemorrhage caused by high blood pressure at age 84. Patrick Ryan, USA TODAY, "Mark Hamill: Carrie Fisher was meant to be 'more prominent' in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'," 8 Oct. 2017 The cause was an intracerebral hemorrhage, said a son, Jeremy Levin. Staff Reports, Washington Post, "Notable deaths in the Washington area," 23 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of intracerebral

1881, in the meaning defined above

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in·​tra·​ce·​re·​bral | \-sə-ˈrē-brəl, -ˈser-ə- \

Medical Definition of intracerebral 

: situated within, occurring within, or administered by entering the cerebrum intracerebral bleeding

Other Words from intracerebral

intracerebrally \-​brə-​lē \ adverb

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