motor speech area


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motor speech area

[′mōd·ər ′spēch ‚er·ē·ə]
(anatomy)
The cortical area located in the triangular and opercular portions of the inferior frontal gyrus; in right-handed people it is more developed on the left side.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.