pachygyria

noun
pachy·​gy·​ria | \ ˌpa-kē-ˈjī-rē-ə How to pronounce pachygyria (audio) \

Definition of pachygyria

: mild to moderate lissencephaly marked by a cerebral cortex with only a few broad, flat convolutions : incomplete lissencephaly — compare agyria

First Known Use of pachygyria

circa 1944, in the meaning defined above

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pachygyria

noun
pachy·​gy·​ria | \ ˌpa-kē-ˈjī-rē-ə How to pronounce pachygyria (audio) \

Medical Definition of pachygyria

: mild to moderate lissencephaly marked by a cerebral cortex with only a few broad, flat convolutions : incomplete lissencephaly — compare agyria

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