Its distinctiveness arises from a key region, the frontal cortex, not being fully developed.
The statements were viewed as a frontal assault on the autonomy and independence of the criminal-justice system.
“Our frontal lobes are the part of our brain that helps us stay focused and stay on track,” Dulin says.
frontal fron·tal (frŭn'tl)
Of, relating to, directed toward, or situated at the front.
Of or relating to the forehead or frontal bone.
Of or relating to the frontal plane.
[1980s+; fr up front]