Share this entry
frontal lobe Line breaks: front¦al lobe

Definition of frontal lobe in English:


Each of the paired lobes of the brain lying immediately behind the forehead, including areas concerned with behaviour, learning, personality, and voluntary movement.
Example sentences
  • Damage to their temporal lobes or frontal lobes was not as great as those included in the other two groups.
  • Communication between the temporal lobe and the frontal lobe is also important and this interaction occurs via multiple routes.
  • Telling the truth however causes activity in the frontal lobe, temporal lobe and cingulate gyrus.
Definition of frontal lobe in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources