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
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area acustica(1) Primary auditory receptive cortex.
(2) Vestibular area; area vestibularis [NA6].
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