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subcortex

/ (sʌbˈkɔːtɛks) /
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noun plural -tices (-tɪˌsiːz)

anatomy the matter of the brain situated beneath the cerebral cortex

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Derived forms of subcortex

subcortical (sʌbˈkɔːtɪkəl), adjective
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Medical definitions for subcortex

subcortex
[ sŭb-kôrtĕks ]

n. pl. sub•cor•ti•ces (-tĭ-sēz′)

The portion of the brain immediately below the cerebral cortex.

Other words from subcortex

sub•corti•cal (-tĭ-kəl) adj.
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