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Wernicke's area

Introduction: Wernicke's area

Description of Wernicke's area

Wernicke's area: the auditory word center; located in the posterior part of the superior temporal convolution in most people.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Wernicke's area: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Wernicke's area

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Hierarchical classifications of Wernicke's area

The following list attempts to classify Wernicke's area into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • center,centre,nerve center,nerve centre
  • neural structure
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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