Meaning of decerebration in English:

decerebration

See synonyms for decerebration

noun

Biology

See decerebrate

‘Using anaesthetics, analgesics, or decerebration for the purposes of experiments or scientific procedures itself brings the procedure within the regulatory framework.’
  • ‘On arrival in the hospital emergency department, examination revealed signs of decerebration with dilation of both pupils.’
  • ‘After partial decerebration, the thymic cortical and medullary compartments diminished markedly in size.’