frontal lobe


frontal lobe

noun

Definition of FRONTAL LOBE

:  the anterior division of each cerebral hemisphere

First Known Use of FRONTAL LOBE

1879

frontal lobe

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FRONTAL LOBE

: the anterior division of each cerebral hemisphere having its lower part in the anterior fossa of the skull and bordered behind by the central sulcus

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