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Parietal Lobe Anatomy: 4 Functions of the Parietal Lobe

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Last updated: Feb 24, 2022 • 4 min read

The parietal lobe of the brain processes sensory information related to touch, smell, and temperature. The left and right halves of the parietal lobe work in concert with other lobes to help the central nervous system process language.