postcentral gyrus

n.

The anterior convolution of the parietal lobe, bounded in front by the central sulcus and in back by the interparietal sulcus.

Nearby words

  1. postcanonical,
  2. postcapillary venule,
  3. postcard,
  4. postcava,
  5. postcentral area,
  6. postcentral sulcus,
  7. postcibal,
  8. postclassical,
  9. postcode,
  10. postcode discrimination


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