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Medical Term:

superior temporal gyrus

 

Definition: a longitudinal gyrus on the lateral surface of the temporal lobe between the lateral (sylvian) fissure and the superior temporal sulcus.

Synonym(s): gyrus temporalis superiorTA, first temporal convolution, superior temporal convolution

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