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The largest and most anterior part of each cerebral hemisphere.
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(Anatomy) anatomy the anterior portion of each cerebral hemisphere, situated in front of the central sulcus
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the anterior part of each cerebral hemisphere, in front of the central sulcus.
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The largest and forwardmost part of each cerebral hemisphere. It controls voluntary muscle activity and contains, usually on the left side, the area that controls the ability to produce speech.
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|Noun||1.||frontal lobe - 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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