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psychosurgery in which amygdaloid fibers that mediate limbic system activity are severed (in cases of extreme uncontrollable violence) amygdalotomy
any of a group of proteases that mediate apoptosis caspase
act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute) intercession , intervention
quality of being mediate mediacy , mediateness
center in the cerebral hemispheres that governs the sense of smell in lower animals; in humans it seems to mediate complex emotional behavior olfactory brain , rhinencephalon
cellular structure that is postulated to exist in order to mediate between a chemical agent that acts on nervous tissue and the physiological response receptor
any of the sensory systems that mediate sensations of pressure and tickle and warmth and cold and vibration and limb position and limb movement and pain somatosense
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