Cerebellum (noun)

A part of the brain that coordinates movement and balance and interprets sensory information from the spinal cord and inner ear.


Late latin, from latin, diminutive of cerēbrum "brain".


  1. Damage to the cerebellum can result in problems with coordination and balance.
  2. The cerebellum is responsible for coordinating complex movements.
  3. A patient with a tumor in the cerebellum showed symptoms of tremors and unsteadiness.
  4. The cerebellum plays a crucial role in motor control and learning.
  5. Researchers have discovered that the cerebellum is also involved in non-motor functions such as attention and language.
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