central sulcus

noun Anatomy.

the sulcus separating the frontal and parietal lobes of the cerebrum.
Also called fissure of Rolando.
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British Dictionary definitions for central sulcus

central sulcus


a deep cleft in each hemisphere of the brain separating the frontal lobe from the parietal lobe
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Medicine definitions for central sulcus

central sulcus


fissure of Rolando
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