acoustic area

a·cous·tic ar·e·a

in the brain, the floor of the lateral recess of the fourth ventricle, extending medially to the limiting sulcus and overlying the cochlear and vestibular nuclei of the rhombencephalon.
Synonym(s): area acustica

acoustic area

A part of the brain that lies over the vestibular and cochlear nuclei.
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The fayre will also have an acoustic area where visitors can bring an instrument, a talking corner where people can ask questions and discuss issues they are interested in, and a children's corner with familyfriendly activities.
When people recall information composed of sights and sounds, neural activity surges in some visual and acoustic areas of their brains just as it does when they first formed the memory, the two teams report in the Sept.