• synonyms


a combining form of cerebrum: cerebrospinal.

Nearby words

cerebrate, cerebration, cerebric, cerebriform, cerebritis, cerebro-, cerebrohepatorenal syndrome, cerebroid, cerebroma, cerebromalacia, cerebromeningitis
Also especially before a vowel, cerebr-. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for cerebro-


before a vowel cerebr-

combining form

indicating the braincerebrospinal

Word Origin for cerebro-

from cerebrum
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Medicine definitions for cerebro-



Brain; cerebrum:cerebrospinal.
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