prefrontal

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

1pre·fron·tal

adjective \(ˌ)prē-ˈfrən-təl\

Definition of PREFRONTAL

:  anterior to or involving the anterior part of a frontal structure <a prefrontal bone>

First Known Use of PREFRONTAL

1854

2prefrontal

noun

Definition of PREFRONTAL

:  a prefrontal part (as a bone)

First Known Use of PREFRONTAL

1854

pre·fron·tal

adjective \ˌprē-ˈfrənt-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PREFRONTAL

1
: situated or occurring anterior to a frontal structure <a prefrontal bone>
2
: of, relating to, or constituting the prefrontal lobe or prefrontal cortex of the brain

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