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Medical Term:

inferior parietal lobule


Definition: the area of the parietal lobe on the lateral surface of the cerebrum lying inferior to the interparietal sulcus; it contains the angular and the supramarginal gyri.

Synonym(s): lobulus parietalis inferiorTA, inferior parietal gyrus

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