encephalosis

[ en-sef-uh-loh-sis ]
/ ɛnˌsɛf əˈloʊ sɪs /

noun Pathology.

organic disease of the brain.

Origin of encephalosis

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Medicine definitions for encephalosis

encephalosis

[ ĕn-sĕf′ə-lōsĭs ]

n.

Any of various organic diseases of the brain.cerebrosis

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