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From Latin gȳrus (circle), from Ancient Greek γῦρος (gûros)

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gyrus (plural gyri or gyruses)

  1. (anatomy) A ridge or fold on the cerebral cortex.

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek γῦρος (gûros)

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gȳrus m (genitive gȳrī); second declension

  1. circle
  2. a circular motion
  3. a circuit, course, ring
  4. (by extension) place where horses are trained

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Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative gȳrus gȳrī
genitive gȳrī gȳrōrum
dative gȳrō gȳrīs
accusative gȳrum gȳrōs
ablative gȳrō gȳrīs
vocative gȳre gȳrī

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