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auditory cortex

noun

Medical Definition of auditory cortex

  1. :  a sensory area of the temporal lobe associated with the organ of hearing <They have found that the auditory cortex is divided into separate fields that process sound information in a hierarchical fashion.—Carol Ezzell, Scientific American, March 2000>



Variants of auditory cortex

also

auditory area

or

auditory center


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