from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The lower lateral lobe of either cerebral hemisphere, located in front of the occipital lobe and containing the sensory center of hearing in the brain.
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- n. one of the four major divisions of the cerebrum of the brain, located behind the temples
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- n. that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying inside the temples of the head
from Latin tempora (plural of tempus) 'temples (of the head)' (Wiktionary)