Select Page




1. A coiling or rolling of an organ. (

2. Specifically, a gyrus of the cerebral or cerebellar cortex. (

3. A coil or twist, esp. one of many. (Google Dictionary)

4. A thing that is complex and difficult to follow. (Google Dictionary)

5. The shape of something rotating; a vortex. (

Word origin: From Latin convolutus (“to roll together”), past participle of convolvere, from con- + volvere (“to roll”).

Struggling in Biology?

Are You Premed?

Confused about the MCAT? Not sure how to prepare? This guide will show you how