split brain


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split brain

a brain in which the corpus callosum and usually the anterior and posterior commissures have been sectioned, usually to treat certain refractory epilepsies.
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In a different introductory class session, the second author presented a video of a split brain patient named "Joe" answering questions about visual images presented to either his left or right visual fields.
With its mish-mash of Gypsy two-step rhythms, reggae splashes, flamenco flights and rock jolts plus a split brain that brings punk and folk sensibilities into the mix, Gogol Bordello is an irresistible invitation to move.
Split brain and the dominant hemisphere of the brain.
In other words, "spiritual experience" occurs in a split brain not connected with the environment.