frontal cortex

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Noun1.frontal cortex - that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying directly behind the foreheadfrontal cortex - that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying directly behind the forehead
cerebral cortex, cerebral mantle, cortex, pallium - the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum
frontal gyrus - any of the convolutions of the outer surface of the frontal lobe of the cerebrum
precentral gyrus - the convolution of the frontal lobe that is bounded in back by the central sulcus and that contains the motor area
lobe - (anatomy) a somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part; "ear lobe"
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63 inch in diameter and provides 58 percent more frontal area than standard .
Our concern is that with all vehicles showing DRLs the powered two-wheeler, with a smaller frontal area, will now be put at a more disadvantageous position in mixed approaching traffic.
It is particularly pleasing to see the satellite antennas in the frontal area, where the access is simplified to occupation TV channels.
The desire was more frontal area and more weight, thus more effective killing potential and somewhat longer, effective range.
Generally, the bullet expands with four petals and even at normal velocity produces a good-size frontal area to transmit a maximum amount of shock to an animal.
Installation is simplified and if an equipment manufacturer chooses to keep a similar depth but decrease frontal area, it can allow for greater freedom in styling for improved operator visibility or better aerodynamics.
Still, a small frontal area was more active in adults than in kids, and a narrow patch of visual cortex reacted more strongly in children than in adults.
Because it could be mounted transversely between the two nonsteerable rear wheels, an engine in the rear would allow the frontal area to shrink.
It gives you more bullet weight and frontal area than a .
With less frontal area and a slightly smaller coefficient of drag, the Dakota requires less power to reach 210 mph than the larger Dodge Ram package.
This means the SuperSabot provides 58 percent more frontal area than a standard .
You're shooting for a reduction in the cycle's frontal area," Garbarino explained.