association area

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cortical areas that are neither motor or sensory but are thought to be involved in higher processing of information

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Association area functions have been determined mostly through lesion/deficit studies in humans and animals.
8220;Today we are honoring an individual who has been an active volunteer and ardent supporter of the ACH Network and NACHA—and who at times is mistaken as a member of the NACHA staff for his level of involvement in programs and committees across both the Network and Association areas of NACHA,” said Pat Thelen, CTP, NACHA Board Chairperson and executive vice president at UMB Bank, N.
Cells, laundry facilities and association areas are inspected by senior management at the prison and the Independent Monitoring Board on a regular basis to ensure standards are upheld.
The so-called "hot spots", or largest pattern similarity, occurred in sensory and motor association areas of the cerebral cortex - a region that plays a key role in memory, attention, perceptual awareness, thought, language and consciousness.
Association areas of the cerebral cortex have links to other areas of the cerebral cortex, to association and reticulate thalamic nuclei, and from the latter one, to the brainstem reticular formation.
A WFT Grassroots Coaching Conference will be held in each of the six football association areas in Wales over the next few months.
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