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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Cerebrin  \Cer"e*brin\,  n.  [From  {Cerebrum}.]  (Physiol.  Chem.) 
  A  nonphosphorized  nitrogenous  substance,  obtained  from  brain 
  and  nerve  tissue  by  extraction  with  boiling  alcohol.  It  is 
  uncertain  whether  it  exists  as  such  in  nerve  tissue,  or  is  a 
  product  of  the  decomposition  of  some  more  complex  substance.