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occipitotemporal Line breaks: oc|cipito|tem¦por¦al
Pronunciation: /ɒkˌsɪpɪtə(ʊ)ˈtɛmp(ə)r(ə)l/

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Definition of occipitotemporal in English:


Relating to the occipital and temporal bones.
Example sentences
  • Conversely, the correlations were positive in old adults so that increased prefrontal and occipitotemporal activity was associated with slower responding in the memory experiments.
  • Unilateral occipitotemporal lesions usually do not cause severe and lasting prosopagnosia.
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