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relating to the portion of the brain immediately below the cerebral cortex, which is the part of the brain responsiblefor most higher functions (sensation, voluntary musclemovement, thought, reasoning, memory, etc.)

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September 28th 2021

cross sectional study

a research design based on selecting representative groupswho vary on a particular characteristic; when thecharacteristic is age, this design provides a means ofmaking developmental comparisons.