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fovea

[′fō·vē·ə]
(biology)
A small depression or pit.
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Foveate groove more or less in centre of mesopleuron, weakly upcurved anteriorly, wide and with transverse wrinkles.
Whereas in the intermanual task participants could look at the grasping hand throughout the movement, in the unimanual tasks they looked at the object and thus could foveate the grasper only in the final part of the movement.
The eyes will follow the stripes and then a corrective quick phase will foveate the next stripe.