gyrencephala

Gyrencephala

Gyr"en*ceph`a*la\, n. pl. [NL. fr. Gr. ? round+ ? the brain.] (Zo["o]l.) The higher orders of Mammalia, in which the cerebrum is convoluted. -- Gyr"en*ceph"a*lous, a.
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