parietal lobe


parietal lobe

noun

Definition of PARIETAL LOBE

:  the middle division of each cerebral hemisphere that contains an area concerned with bodily sensations

First Known Use of PARIETAL LOBE

circa 1889

Rhymes with PARIETAL LOBE

parietal lobe

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PARIETAL LOBE

: the middle division of each cerebral hemisphere that is situated behind the central sulcus, above the sylvian fissure, and in front of the parieto-occipital sulcus and that contains an area concerned with bodily sensations

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