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encephalopathy

Pronunciation: en-sef'a-lop'a-the

Definition: Any disorder of the brain.

Synonym(s): cerebropathia, cerebropathy, cerebropathy, encephalopathia, encephalosis

[encephalo- + G. pathos, suffering]

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