gyral

[ jahy-ruh l ]
/ ˈdʒaɪ rəl /

adjective

Anatomy. of or relating to a gyrus.

Origin of gyral

First recorded in 1740–50; gyr- + -al1

Related forms

gy·ral·ly, adverbin·ter·gy·ral, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for gyral

gyral

/ (ˈdʒaɪrəl) /

adjective

having a circular, spiral, or rotating motion; gyratory
anatomy of or relating to a convolution (gyrus) of the brain

Derived Forms

gyrally, adverb
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