Definition of Cortical. Meaning of Cortical. Synonyms of Cortical

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Definition of Cortical

Cortical
Cortical Cor"ti*cal (k?r"t?-kal), a. [L. cortex bark: cf. F. cortical.] Belonging to, or consisting of, bark or rind; resembling bark or rind; external; outer; superficial; as, the cortical substance of the kidney.

Meaning of Cortical from wikipedia

- Cortex or cortical may refer to: Cortex (anatomy), the outermost or superficial layer of an organ Cortex (hair), the middle layer of a strand of hair Adrenal...
- are organised into horizontal layers, and radially into cortical columns and minicolumns. Cortical areas have specific functions such as movement in the...
- The cortical reaction is a process initiated during fertilization by the release of cortical granules from the egg, which prevents polyspermy, the fusion...
- of fertilization. Cortical granules are found among all mammals, many vertebrates, and some invertebrates. Within the oocyte, cortical granules are located...
- A cortical homunculus is a distorted representation of the human body, based on a neurological "map" of the areas and proportions of the human brain dedicated...
- known as cortical and cancellous bone, and each with different appearance and characteristics. The hard outer layer of bones is composed of cortical bone...
- Cortical blindness is the total or partial loss of vision in a normal-appearing eye caused by damage to the brain's occipital cortex. Cortical blindness...
- phantom limbs were the result of cortical remapping. However, in 1995 Herta Flor and her colleagues demonstrated that cortical remapping occurs only in patients...
- Cortical remapping, also referred to as cortical reorganization, is the process by which an existing cortical map is affected by a stimulus resulting...
- Corticosteroids are a cl**** of steroid hormones that are produced in the adrenal cortex of vertebrates, as well as the synthetic analogues of these hormones...
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