a scintigram of the brain, used to estimate cerebral blood flow and to detect brain tumors.
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brain sand Historical Examples The Mystery of Space Robert T. Browne Genuine Mediumship or The Invisible Powers Bhakta Vishita Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 4 Various
insane; crazy; mad. Historical Examples The History of England from the Accession of James II. Thomas Babington Macaulay The Book of Susan Lee Wilson Dodd Past and Present Thomas Carlyle adjective relating to or caused by insanity; crazy; mad
Hit someone hard on the head. For example, The roof collapsed and a bunk of plaster brained him, or I’ll brain you if you don’t get to those dishes! This term is used both literally (first example) and hyperbolically (second example). [ ; 1930s ]
the portion of the brain that is continuous with the spinal cord and comprises the medulla oblongata, pons, midbrain, and parts of the hypothalamus, functioning in the control of reflexes and such essential internal mechanisms as respiration and heartbeat. Contemporary Examples Families and Physicians Debate the True Meaning of Brain Death Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, […]