n. part of the brain that is situated beneath the cerebral cortex

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  • subcortex — n., pl. subcortices. * * * …   Universalium

  • subcortex — noun The part of the brain that lies directly below the cortex …   Wiktionary

  • subcortex — Any part of the brain lying below the cerebral cortex, and not itself organized as cortex. * * * sub·cor·tex .səb kȯr .teks, səb n the parts of the brain immediately beneath the cerebral cortex * * * sub·cor·tex (səb korґtəks) the part …   Medical dictionary

  • subcortex — sub·cortex …   English syllables

  • subcortex — sub•cor•tex [[t]sʌbˈkɔr tɛks[/t]] n. pl. ti•ces [[t] təˌsiz[/t]] anat. the region of the brain that lies below the cerebral cortex sub•cor′ti•cal tɪ kəl adj …   From formal English to slang

  • subcortex — /sʌbˈkɔtɛks/ (say sub kawteks) noun (plural subcortices /sʌbˈkɔtəsiz/ (say sub kawtuhseez)) the portions of the brain situated beneath the cerebral cortex …   Australian English dictionary

  • subcortex — “+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from sub + cortex : the parts of the brain (as the corpus striatum and internal capsule) immediately adjoining the cerebral cortex * * * n., pl. subcortices. * * * subcorˈtex (↑cortex) n(1, 4) • • • …   Useful english dictionary

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