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Meaning of OCCIPITAL LOBE

Pronunciation:  âk'sipitl lowb

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying in the back of the head
 
 See Also: cerebral cortex, cerebral mantle, cortex, lobe, pallium

 

 

Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: Area at the back of the brain that receives and processes visual information.
 

 

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