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temporal pole [TA] of cerebrum

 

Definition: the most prominent part of the anterior extremity of the temporal lobe of each cerebral hemisphere, a short distance below the fissure of Sylvius.

Synonym(s): polus temporalisTA, temporal poleTA

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