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Meaning of PARIETAL LOBE

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

 

 

Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: Area of the brain that lies in front of the occipital lobe that is important in processing information from the sense of touch and bringing together sensory information.
 

 

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