CUNEUS

noun. The part of the occipital lobe, which is shaped like a wedge, on the center exterior of both cerebral hemispheres above the posterior calcarine fissure.

CUNEUS: "Documented cases of the absence of the cuneus are rare."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CUNEUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cuneus/ (accessed July 23, 2019).
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