occipital lobe definition

  • noun:
    • The posterior lobe of every cerebral hemisphere, getting the model of a three-sided pyramid and containing the aesthetic center regarding the brain.
    • one of the four significant divisions associated with cerebrum for the mind, situated behind the top
    • that an element of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of brain lying-in the rear of the pinnacle

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