Cephalization is considered an evolutionary trend, whereby nervous tissue, over
many generations, becomes concentrated toward one end of an organism.
Cephalization definition, a tendency in the development of animals to localization
of important organs or parts in or near the head. See more.
The differentiation of the anterior (front) end of an organism into a definite head.
Considered an evolutionary advance, cephalization is accompanied by a ...
Define cephalization: a tendency in the evolution of organisms to concentrate the
sensory and neural organs in an anterior…cephalization in a sentence.
In the simplest sense, cephalization (sef-uh-luh-ZAY-shun) means having a head
. In fact, the term originates from the Greek word for head, kephale. But there is ...
Cephalization is an evolutionary trend in which the neurons in an organism
become concentrated at one end of its body -- particularly the head region ...
ceph·a·li·za·tion n. An evolutionary trend in the animal kingdom toward
centralization of neural and sensory organs in the head or anterior region of the
For example, many different animal lineages have undergone cephalization,
basically "the evolution of a head." Cephalization involves concentrating neurons
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cephalization. Play ceph·a·li·za·tion. LINK / CITE ADD TO WORD LIST. noun. The
definition of cephalization means the trend in evolution for the nervous system ...