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

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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

  • 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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