superior temporal sulcus

(redirected from sulcus temporalis superior)

su·pe·ri·or tem·po·ral sul·cus

[TA]
the longitudinal sulcus that separates the superior and middle temporal gyri.

su·pe·ri·or tem·po·ral sul·cus

(sŭ-pēr'ē-ŏr tem'pŏr-ăl sŭl'kŭs) [TA]
The longitudinal sulcus that separates the superior and middle temporal gyri.

superior temporal sulcus

A groove that runs from front to back along the lateral surface of the temporal lobe of the brain. It runs under and parallel to the Sylvian fissure, from which it is separated by the superior temporal gyrus.
See also: sulcus