Definition of prorean in English:

prorean

adjective

Zoology
  • Situated in or designating the most anterior portion of the cerebral cortex in certain mammals of the order Carnivora.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of Physiology. From scientific Latin proreus + -an.

Pronunciation

prorean

/ˈprɔːrɪən/