area

(redirected from postcentral area)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.

Area

The size of a two-dimensional space. One calculates the area by multiplying the area's length by its width.
Farlex Financial Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All Rights Reserved

area

A measurement of the square footage contained within certain boundaries.
The Complete Real Estate Encyclopedia by Denise L. Evans, JD & O. William Evans, JD. Copyright © 2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Lastly, performance on the spelling-to-dictation measure was associated with GM volume in the right hippocampus and postcentral areas. Associations between performance on this task and GM volume in the RH hippocampal structures are in line with studies indicating a role of the hippocampus in healthy language learning [93-95], as well as with studies showing a positive correlation between treatment outcome and GM volume in the LH [96, 97] or bilateral hippocampus during recovery from stroke.