GYRUS

the term that is used to describe a ridged or raised portion of a convoluted brain surface. Compare sulcus.

GYRUS: "Gyrus describes a ridged or raised portion of a convoluted brain surface. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GYRUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gyrus/ (accessed May 25, 2020).
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