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dichotic listening

utilised in attention research, whereby a different auditorymessage is simultaneously presented to each ear. Participants are required to repeat one of the messageswhilst ignoring the other.

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October 26th 2021

auditory cortex

 thearea of the brain (inthe temporalcortex) that connects fibers of the auditory nerve and interprets nerve impulses in aform that is perceived as sound.