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sensory area

noun

Definition of SENSORY AREA

:  an area of the cerebral cortex that receives afferent nerve fibers from lower sensory or motor areas

First Known Use of SENSORY AREA

1896

sensory area

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SENSORY AREA

:  an area of the cerebral cortex that receives afferent nerve fibers from lower sensory or motor areas

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