brain concussion

n.

A clinical syndrome occurring as the result of trauma to the head and characterized by immediate and transient impairment of neural function, such as loss of consciousness.

Nearby words

  1. brailowsky,
  2. brain,
  3. brain candy,
  4. brain cell,
  5. brain child,
  6. brain coral,
  7. brain damage,
  8. brain death,
  9. brain drain,
  10. brain fart


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