Definition of neocerebellum in English:

neocerebellum

noun

Anatomy
  • The part of the cerebellum considered to be of most recent phylogenetic origin, consisting mainly of the lateral portions of its middle lobes.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Lancet. From neo- + cerebellum, after German Neocerebellum, Neozerebellum.

Pronunciation

neocerebellum

/ˌniːə(ʊ)sɛrɪˈbɛləm/