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temporal lobes
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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part of the cerebral cortex lying inside the temples of the head and associated with speech, memory, and hearing
  • The right temporal lobe of the hollow sphere of his cranium came into contact with a solid timber angle where, an infinitesimal but sensible fraction of a second later, a painful sensation was located in consequence of antecedent sensations transmitted and registered.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (54% in)

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