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Synonyms for brain

Synonyms for brain

the seat of the faculty of intelligence and reason

the faculty of thinking, reasoning, and acquiring and applying knowledge

a person of great mental ability

Synonyms for brain

someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality

the brain of certain animals used as meat

hit on the head

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kill by smashing someone's skull

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However, split brain studies clearly implicate the left hemisphere's importance in the ability to produce mental imagery.
If a metadata server fail-over occurs because a workstation cannot reach the active server due to a network partition, we experience the symptom coined the split brain.
It's more work, and you have sort of a split brain.
I happen to be blessed with a split brain - my left brain works just about as well as my right brain.
This illustrates an extraordinary ability of the split brain to reorganize itself, he maintains, sometimes resulting in the emergence of limited right-brain speech 10 years or more after surgery.
By adapting his results to the conventional Cartesian model of a double brain nevertheless subserving but a single mind in the normal, callosally intact human, Sperry had to treat double mindedness in the split-brain patient as nothing more than an artefact of the surgery: a split brain yields a split mind.