cerebriform

Resembling the external fissures and convolutions of the brain. [cerebri- + L. forma, shape, appearance, nature]

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cere·bri·form sə-'rē-brə-.fȯrm, 'ser-ə-brə- adj like the brain in form or structure: CONVOLUTED <a fleshy...lesion with an irregular \cerebriform surface (J. A. Shields )(et al)>

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cer·e·bri·form (sə-reґbrĭ-form) [cerebri- + form] resembling the surface of the cerebrum.

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