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Area

The size of a two-dimensional space. One calculates the area by multiplying the area's length by its width.

area

A measurement of the square footage contained within certain boundaries.
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Note: PMA= Premotor area, SMA= supplementary motor area, SPA= superior parietal area, MD= medial deltoid, ECR= extensor carpi radialis, MEP = Motor evoked potential, TMS = Transcranial magnetic stimulation, FDI = First dorsal interosseus, yrs= years, hrs= hours, MRI= Magnetic Resonance Imaging, fMRI= Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, EEG = Electroencephalography, secs= seconds, mins=minutes Table 3.
The operation was made more challenging by the fact that the tumor extended into the premotor area of Cleland's brain.
Giacomo Rizzolatti first discovered these remarkable cells in the F5 premotor area of macaque monkeys in the 1990s.