Definition, synonyms and picture of circunvolución

circunvolución

noun circunvolución

Translation: gyrus

Definition of circunvolución in Spanish

Protuberancia de la corteza cerebral separada de otras análogas por cisuras, que da forma a la superficie del cerebro.

Synonyms of circunvolución in Spanish

circunvolución cerebral, giro, giro cerebral

Definition of circunvolución in English

One of many ridges on the cerebral cortex, which gives shape to the exterior region of the brain.

Synonyms of circunvolución in English

gyrus

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(N) Parts of the Brain

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