decerebrate

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decerebrate

[dē′ser·ə‚brət]
(medicine)
Lacking the cerebrum either by experimental removal or by disconnection.
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The animal was decerebrated by a complete transection of the diencephalon and caudal telencephalon at the level of the optic chiasm.
After weighing, each frog was decerebrated by rapid decapitation at the first cervical vertebra.