inferotemporal

adjective
in·​fe·​ro·​tem·​po·​ral | \ -ˈtem-p(ə-)rəl How to pronounce inferotemporal (audio) \

Medical Definition of inferotemporal

1 : being the inferior part of the temporal lobe of the cerebral cortex also : situated or occurring in, on, or under this part the inferotemporal gyrus inferotemporal cortical neurons inferotemporal lesions
2 : of, relating to, or being the lower lateral quadrant of the eye or visual field extraction of the lens by the inferotemporal route

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“Inferotemporal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/inferotemporal. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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