VISUAL AREA

any of a multitude of areas of the cerebral cortex wherein the neurons are mainly vulnerable to visual arousal. Most visual regions can be differentiated from each other on the premise of their structural links and their specific visual vulnerabilities. Singular regions are denoted by "V" and a numeral.

VISUAL AREA: "Combined, all the visual areas make up the visual cortex."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "VISUAL AREA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/visual-area/ (accessed December 13, 2019).
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