superior temporal sulcus

n.

The longitudinal sulcus separating the superior and middle temporal gyri.

Nearby words

  1. superior retinaculum of extensor muscles,
  2. superior sagittal sinus,
  3. superior salivary nucleus,
  4. superior tarsal muscle,
  5. superior temporal line,
  6. superior thalamostriate vein,
  7. superior thyroid vein,
  8. superior vein of cerebellar hemisphere,
  9. superior vein of eyelid,
  10. superior vein of vermis


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