FEEDING CENTER

the traditional name for the region of the lateral hypothalamus in the brain that, when stimulated, produces eating behavior. Also called hunger center.

FEEDING CENTER: "The feeding centre is in our brain and promotes feeding behaviour."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FEEDING CENTER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/feeding-center/ (accessed October 14, 2019).
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