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cerebral hemisphere

 

Definition: the large mass of the telencephalon, on either side of the midline, consisting of the cerebral cortex and its associated fiber systems, together with the deeper-lying subcortical telencephalic nuclei (basal nuclei [ganglia]).

Synonym(s): hemispherium cerebriTA

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