from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An area located in the frontal lobe usually of the left cerebral hemisphere and associated with the motor control of speech. Also called Broca's center.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An area of the frontal lobe of the brain associated with the control of speech
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the motor speech center in the left hemisphere of the brain in most people
After Paul Broca (1824-1880), French surgeon and physical anthropologist.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
For Paul Broca, French anatomist. (Wiktionary)