silent area

noun

Definition of silent area

: an association area of the cerebral cortex

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History and Etymology for silent area

so called from the comparative absence of symptoms when it is injured

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“Silent area.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/silent%20area. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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