association area


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association area

[ə‚sō·sē′ā·shən ‚er·ē·ə]
(physiology)
An area of the cerebral cortex that is thought to link and coordinate activities of the projection areas.
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Research shows that this causal operator is a function of the left association area and the left parietal lobe in the brain working together.
11,23] It is the primary visual receptive and association area of the brain.
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TWO - the alcohol influences the association area of your brain, making you dizzy, less inhibited, slowing your reactions and making you liable to overestimate your skills THREE - most of your brain is under the influence, making you slur, blurring your vision and affecting your co-ordination FOUR to FIVE - your whole brain is drunk, and you might find yourself with double vision, feeling drowsy, losing your balance.
Rawlins, who before his knee problems, was one of the top crown green bowlers in the North Midlands County Bowling Association area, underwent a total knee replacement operation at the George Eliot Hospital, Nuneaton, earlier this year and has been delighted at the result.
What a ridiculous state of affairs, for racing's leaders to reduce themselves to squabbling in public over the tape-recording of a Racecourse Association area meeting and a BHB press conference.
Later, according to Tyson's pal who spoke to a respected US news agency,the fighter was in a free association area of the prison in Rockvilleand was making a phone call.
The Midlands biggest crown green bowls event, the James Birks sponsored Midland Masters, which sees players from six Midlands counties taking part will be staged in the Warwick and Worcester County Association area with the venue still yet to be decided next season.
Hart's Senior A tournament softball team has advanced to the American Softball Association Area Championship in Evanston, Wyoming.
The difference between Einstein's brain and the normals, however, was statistically significant only in the left rear section, which serves as an "association area for other association areas in the brain," explains Diamond.

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