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ver·mis

 (vûr′mĭs)
n. pl. ver·mes (-mēz)
The region of the cerebellum lying between and connecting the two hemispheres.

[New Latin, from Latin, worm; see wer- in Indo-European roots.]

vermis

(ˈvɜːmɪs)
n, pl -mes (-miːz)
(Anatomy) anatomy the middle lobe connecting the two halves of the cerebellum
[C19: via New Latin from Latin: worm]

ver•mis

(ˈvɜr mɪs)

n., pl. -mes (-miz)
the median lobe or division of the cerebellum.
[1885–90; < New Latin; Latin: worm]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vermis - the narrow central part of the cerebellum between the two hemispheres
neural structure - a structure that is part of the nervous system
cerebellum - a major division of the vertebrate brain; situated above the medulla oblongata and beneath the cerebrum in humans
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Previamente mostramos que el vermis del cerebelo se activa de manera bifasica en machos expertos, esto es, responde de manera intensa a la estimulacion sexual y esa respuesta disminuye conforme va pasando la copula.
Hypoplasia of the cerebellar vermis is commonly associated, but no valvular heart disease is ever seen.
The ventral and dorsal striatum and cerebellar vermis was also considered because of an association between increased activity in these regions and drug cravings, the investigators reported.
Lady Montagu ise bu suallere cesitli arastirmalardan sonra cevaplar vermis, Rahip Conti'ye yazilan dort mektupta da samimi oldugu kadar saygili bir ifade tarzini benimsemistir.
Autopsy studies have found that a region of the cerebellum known as the anterior superior cerebellar vermis most frequently exhibits alcohol-induced damage (Baker et al.
8-cm homogeneously enhancing, sharply delineated, noncystic mass lesion in the cerebellar vermis (Figure 1).
INTRODUCTION: Joubert syndrome (JS) is a rare autosomal recessive central nervous system malformation characterized by hypoplasia of the cerebellar vermis, hypotonia and abnormal psychomotor development, together with altered respiratory pattern and various ophthalmologic features.
Sivil idareden bagimsizligi saglayan yasal duzenlemeler ozellikle 1960 darbesinden sonra her mudahaleyle giderek artacak sekilde orduya veto yetkisi vermis ve secimle iktidara gelmis sivil hukumetlerin karar alma yetilerini sinirlandirmistir.
There are studies suggesting that surgical approaches without separating the vermis (telovelar approach), partial resection in critical regions instead of radical en bloc removal, intraoperative electrophysiological monitorization and avoidance of excessive retraction decrease the risk of mutism (34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39).
Tip fakultelerinde fiziksel ve teknik alt yapi durumuna iliskin sorulara kendi yerleskesinde ogrenci alan 55 tip fakultesinin 54'u yanit vermis bir tip fakultesi bu sorulara yanit vermemistir.
Ulkemizde, hemsirelik mevzuatinin yenilenmesine yonelik 20 yildir devam eden calismalar sonuc vermis ve hemsirelik meslegi icin yillardir sorun olarak gundemde bulunan "gorev-yetki-sorumluluk" karmasasina cozum getirilmistir.