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/ ˈdʒaɪ rəl /
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Anatomy. of or relating to a gyrus.
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OTHER WORDS FROM gyralgy·ral·ly, adverbin·ter·gy·ral, adjective
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My garbled gyral nature, partaking uneasily of both, prefers to wander and hang and float about between the two.I, Mary MacLane|Mary MacLane
British Dictionary definitions for gyral
/ (ˈdʒaɪrəl) /
having a circular, spiral, or rotating motion; gyratory
anatomy of or relating to a convolution (gyrus) of the brain
Derived forms of gyralgyrally, adverb
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