Definition of reverberatory in US English:

reverberatory

adjective

  • See reverberate

    • ‘Hebb needed a way to sustain persistent reverberatory activity or ‘trace’ in cortical circuits.’
    • ‘In this study, we investigated the basic synaptic mechanisms responsible for reverberatory activity in small networks of rat hippocampal neurons in vitro.’
    • ‘Let us assume then that the persistence or repetition of a reverberatory activity tends to induce lasting cellular changes that add to its stability.’

Pronunciation

reverberatory

/rəˈvərb(ə)rəˌtôrē//rəˈvərb(ə)rəˌtɔri/