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Definitions of CONVOLUTION
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By DataStellar Co., Ltd
An irregular, tortuous folding of an organ or part; as, the convolutions of the intestines; the cerebral convolutions. See Brain.
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
One of the prominent rounded elevations on the surface of the brain, bounded by the fissures or sulci; see gyrus.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William R. Warner
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D.
By Robley Dunglison
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
The process of winding spirally or irregularly.
A coil of intestine, also a raised portion of similar appearance on the surface of the brain.
The phase or condition of a nucleus in indirect or karyokinetic division in which the nuclear fibrils become sharply defined, twisted, and convoluted, so as to give somewhat the appearance of an irregularly wound ball of twine.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
n. Act of rolling or winding together, or one thing on another; â€”state of being rolled or wound together; â€”a winding motion.
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