Broca's area(redirected from Broca's region)
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An area located in the frontal lobe usually of the left cerebral hemisphere and associated with the motor control of speech. Also called Broca's center.
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Broca's areaAn area of the surface layer of the brain (cortex), on the left side near the front, concerned with speech.
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