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Convolution 1. A coiling or rolling of an organ. 2. Specifically, a gyrus of the cerebral or cerebellar cortex. Origin: L.... Read More

Impressions for cerebral gyri

Impressions for cerebral gyri The depressions on the inner surface of the skull which correspond to the convolutions of the... Read More


stump 1. The part of a tree or plant remaining in the earth after the stem or trunk is cut off; the stub. 2. The part of a... Read More


Definition noun, plural: sulci (biology) A furrow or groove Supplement The term is widely used in medicine, zoology, and... Read More