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subcortical

[suhb-kawr-ti-kuh l] /sʌbˈkɔr tɪ kəl/
adjective, Anatomy.
1.
situated beneath the cortex.
Origin of subcortical
1805-1815
First recorded in 1805-15; sub- + cortical
Related forms
subcortically, adverb
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