- Of or pertaining to the cerebellum.
Variant of cerebellum
nounpl. cerebellums or cerebella
the section of the brain behind and below the cerebrum: it consists of two lateral lobes and a middle lobe, and functions as the coordinating center for muscular movement
Origin of cerebellumClassical Latin diminutive of cerebrum, brain ; from Indo-European an unverified form eres- ; from base an unverified form er-, top of the head: see horn