Definitions

brocas-gyrus

Gyrus

[jahy-ruhs]

A gyrus (pl. gyri) is a ridge on the cerebral cortex. It is generally surrounded by one or more sulci.

Notable gyri

Middle temporal gyrus, lat. gyrus temporalis medius

Inferior temporal gyrus, lat. gyrus temporalis inferior

Precentral gyrus, lat. gyrus praecentralis

Supramarginal gyrus, lat. gyrus supramarginalis

Angular gyrus, lat. gyrus angularis

Cuneus

Lingula lat. gyrus lingualis

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