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prefrontal

[pree-fruhn-tl] /priˈfrʌn tl/
adjective, Anatomy.
1.
anterior to, situated in, or pertaining to the anterior part of a frontal structure.
Origin of prefrontal
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55; pre- + frontal
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prefrontal

/priːˈfrʌntəl/
adjective
1.
situated in, involving, or relating to the foremost part of the frontal lobe of the brain
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prefrontal in Medicine

prefrontal pre·fron·tal (prē-frŭn'tl)
adj.

  1. Of, relating to, or situated in the anterior part of the frontal lobe.

  2. Situated anterior to the frontal bone.

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