Definition of cingulate in English:

cingulate

adjective

Anatomy
  • See cingulum

    • ‘The regions associated with emotion, such as the insular cortex and parts of the anterior cingulate cortex, are not activated until the more mature phases of a relationship.’
    • ‘Lower activity in the anterior and posterior cingulate areas may underlie compulsive hoarding symptoms.’
    • ‘The cingulate cortex has been found to be active during hypnotic absorption, hypnotic hallucinations, and hypnotic pain control.’
    • ‘Interestingly, the anterior cingulate cortex doesn't distinguish between psychic and bodily injury.’
    • ‘The scans showed that a part of the brain called the anterior cingulate cortex became more active.’