Broca's area
The term Broca's area refers to a functionally defined structure that includes portions of the triangular part of the inferior frontal gyrus and the opercular part of the inferior frontal gyrus of the cerebral cortex. Involved in speech production, it is identified with the human ventral premotor cortex .

Also known as: area of Broca, Broca's region, Broca's speech areaNeuroNames ID : 2062

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