visual center


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visual center

the center of the brain concerned with vision.

visual center

A center in the occipital lobes of the cerebrum that receives visual information transmitted from the retina.
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The article notes that occipital seizures - in the occipital lobe, which is the brain's visual center - are the biggest culprit of the phenomenon.
When it was injected into the superior colliculus, a visual center, it moved to the rats' eyes.
In David's case, the fibers connecting the visual center to the amygdala were no longer functioning normally.
For if the visual center of Saving Private Ryan is the assault on Omaha Beach, the narrative center, as the title of the film suggests, is the saving of a single private in the U.
The cornea and the internal lens focus a clear image on the visual center of the retina, called the fovea.
The sun--a rounded white blob flattened with a palette knife--is the physical and visual center of the painting.
A permanent couple, Cynthia Harvey and Charles Askegard, functions as a visual center.
Greening the Land, Indiana University Audio Visual Center, Bloomington, IN 47405-5901 (1991).