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cerebellum

cer·e·bel·lum

cerebellum

pronunciation:
se r be lm
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part of speech: noun
inflections: cerebella, cerebellums
definition: the region of the brain controlling voluntary muscle coordination and balance.
derivation: cerebellar (adj.)
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The word cerebellum contains the following part:
cerebr, cerebro Latin root that means brain