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cerebrovascular

[se-ree-broh-vas-kyuh-ler, ser-uh-] /sɛˌri broʊˈvæs kyə lər, ˌsɛr ə-/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
of, pertaining to, or affecting the cerebrum and its associated blood vessels.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; cerebro- + vascular
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  • Statin treatment and the occurrence of hemorrhagic stroke in patients with a history of cerebrovascular disease.
British Dictionary definitions for cerebrovascular

cerebrovascular

/ˌsɛrɪbrəʊˈvæskjʊlə/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the blood vessels and the blood supply of the brain
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Word Origin and History for cerebrovascular
adj.

1935, from cerebro-, comb. form of Latin cerebrum (see cerebral) + vascular.

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cerebrovascular in Medicine

cerebrovascular cer·e·bro·vas·cu·lar (sěr'ə-brō-vās'kyə-lər, sə-rē'brō-)
adj.
Relating to the blood supply to the brain, particularly with reference to pathological changes.

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