DECEREBRATION

Losing the ability to discriminate, learn and control movements as a result of severing the brainstem.

DECEREBRATION: "Decerebration occurs when the blood supply is cut off to the cerebrum."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "DECEREBRATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/decerebration/ (accessed July 22, 2018).
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