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Medical Term:

speech centers

 

Definition: areas of the cerebral cortex centrally involved in speech function; one is in the left inferior frontal gyrus, a second one in the supramarginal, angular, and first and second temporal gyri.

See Also: Broca center, Wernicke center

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