gyral
adjective see gyre I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Gyral — Gy ral (j[imac] ral), a. [See {Gyre}.] 1. Moving in a circular path or way; whirling; gyratory. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) Pertaining to a gyrus, or convolution. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gyral — [jī′rəl] adj. [< GYRE + AL] 1. moving in a circular or spiral path; gyratory 2. of a gyrus …   English World dictionary

  • gyral — adjective relating to or associated with or comprising a convolution of the brain the gyral sulcus • Pertains to noun: ↑gyrus …   Useful english dictionary

  • gyral — adj. [L. gyrare, to turn about] Circular or spiral movement; curved …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • gyral — gyrally, adv. /juy reuhl/, adj. 1. gyratory. 2. Anat. of or pertaining to a gyrus. [1740 50; GYR + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • gyral — adjective a) Of or pertaining to a gyrus b) Moving circularly or spirally; gyratory; whirling …   Wiktionary

  • gyral — adj. of a gyrus, of a convolution, of a fold or ridge on the surface of the brain (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gyral — glary …   Anagrams dictionary

  • gyral — [ dʒʌɪr(ə)l] adjective Anatomy relating to a gyrus or gyri …   English new terms dictionary

  • gyral — gy·ral …   English syllables

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