PRECENTRAL GYRUS

a ridge within the brain's frontal lobe, just anterior to the central sulcus, which is vital for motor control, being the location of the motor area.

PRECENTRAL GYRUS: "The precentral gyrus has somehow been affected by the drug."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PRECENTRAL GYRUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/precentral-gyrus/ (accessed November 18, 2019).
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