Intraparietal sulcus

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intraparietal sulcus in·tra·pa·ri·e·tal sulcus (ĭn'trə-pə-rī'ĭ-təl)
n.
A horizontal sulcus extending from the postcentral sulcus and dividing into two branches to form with the postcentral sulcus a figure H that divides the parietal lobe into a superior and an inferior lobule.

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