encephalic


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en·ce·phal·ic

 (ĕn′sə-făl′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the brain.
2. Located within the cranial cavity.

encephalic

(ˌɛnsɪˈfælɪk; ˌɛnkɪ-)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the brain
Translations

encephalic

[ensɪˈfælɪk] ADJencefálico

en·ce·phal·ic

a. encefálico-a, rel. al encéfalo o cerebro.
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In this context he includes a fairly long chapter on melancholy, (25) in which he distinguishes between three types--epigastric, encephalic, and general--a division that goes back to Rufus of Ephesus.
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This includes the control of seizures, encephalic oedema, memory, learning, Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia (Figure 1).