central gyrus

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Related to central gyrus: postcentral sulcus, gyrus postcentralis
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Noun1.central gyrus - either of two gyri on either side of the central sulcus
gyrus, convolution - a convex fold or elevation in the surface of the brain
precentral gyrus - the convolution of the frontal lobe that is bounded in back by the central sulcus and that contains the motor area
postcentral gyrus - the convolution of parietal lobe that is bounded in front by the central sulcus
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Mountcastle, "Some aspects of the functional organization of the cortex of the post central gyrus of the monkey: a correlation of findings obtained in a single unit analysis with cytoarchitecture," Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, vol.

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