frontal lobe

noun
Updated on: 19 Apr 2018

Definition of frontal lobe

: the anterior division of each cerebral hemisphere

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First Known Use of frontal lobe

1879


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frontal lobe

noun

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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