Definition of postcentral in US English:

postcentral

adjective

Anatomy
  • Situated behind the centre; specifically designating or situated in a convolution of the parietal lobe of the brain immediately behind the central sulcus, or the sulcus immediately behind it.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Science. From post- + central.

Pronunciation

postcentral

/ˌpəʊs(t)ˈsɛntr(ə)l/