Definition of cerebrum noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//səˈriːbrəm//
; NAmE NAmE//səˈriːbrəm//
; BrE BrE//ˈserəbrəm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈserəbrəm//
(pl. cerebra
BrE BrE//səˈriːbrə//
; NAmE NAmE//səˈriːbrə//
; BrE BrE//ˈserəbrə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈserəbrə//
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the front part of the brain, responsible for thoughts, emotions and personality Word Originearly 17th cent.: from Latin, ‘brain’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cerebrum