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association area

n.
An area of the cerebral cortex where motor and sensory functions are integrated.

association area

any part of the cerebral cortex involved in the integration of sensory information. Also called association cortex.

association area

Area of the cerebral cortex connected to motor and sensory areas of the same side, to similar areas on the other side, and to other regions of the brain (e.g., the thalamus). It integrates motor and sensory functions.
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Adults showed significantly more activation in fusiform gyrus (FG) during reading tasks and more activation in auditory association areas (AA) during oral language tasks (see Figures 2 and 3).
The interpretive areas located in the supramarginal and angular gyri provides an integration of the somatic, auditory and visual association areas.
There is a possibility that Einstein's association area was unusually rich in glia, she says, but "the statistics are for one brain versus 11 normals; they're essentially meaningless.
On the day he died, Adam had rowed with a female member of staff in the association area and was lifted by four care officers and placed face-down in his room.
On the day he died Adam, who was from Burnley, Lancashire, had rowed with a female member of staff in the association area and was lifted by four care officers and placed face down in his room.
LIKE many clubs in the Warwickshire Lawn Tennis Association area, forward-thinking Penns Lane is as keen as mustard to develop its young players and encourage as many juniors as possible to take up the game.
Kitchen waste and leftovers in the association area of community association for waste treatment District Bruck an der Leitha.
On the day he died, Adam had rowed with "inexperienced" staff member Claire Murray in the association area and was lifted by four care officers and placed face-down in his room.
Osueke, who is trained by his uncle Manny Burgo at Newcastle College, gained a terrific stoppage victory over Stuart McCrone in the Tyne, Tees and Wear Association area finals at 81kg.
Framework agreement for the transportation of printed products from a centralized data center to various locations throughout Directions association area of the client, especially in the Free State of Saxony.
THE first matches in the South Glamorgan Bowling Association area of the WBA's national club competition, the Carruthers Shield, begin on Saturday.
He said: "When they removed Adam from the free association area, in these circumstances, it was unlawful and illegal.

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