Definition of Cortices. Meaning of Cortices. Synonyms of Cortices

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Definition of Cortices

Cortices
Cortex Cor"tex (k?r"t?ks), n.; pl. Cortices (-t?-s?z). [L., bark. Cf. Cork.] 1. Bark, as of a tree; hence, an outer covering. 2. (Med.) Bark; rind; specifically, cinchona bark. 3. (Anat.) The outer or superficial part of an organ; as, the cortex or gray exterior substance of the brain.

Meaning of Cortices 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...
- The amygdala (/əˈmɪɡdələ/; plural: amygdalae /əˈmɪɡdəli, -laɪ/ or amygdalas; also corpus amygdaloideum; Latin from Gr****, ἀμυγδαλή, amygdalē, 'almond'...
- experience impairments in memory consolidation as their medial prefrontal cortices degrade. In monkeys, significant atrophy has been found as a result of...
- neocortex, with just 10% consisting of allocortex. It is separated into two cortices, by the longitudinal fissure that divides the cerebrum into the left and...
- In anatomy and zoology, the cortex (plural cortices) is the outermost (or superficial) layer of an organ. Organs with well-defined cortical layers include...
- anterior two thirds of his hippocampi, parahippocampal cortices, entorhinal cortices, piriform cortices, and amygdalae in an attempt to cure his epilepsy....
- Dopaminergic pathways Mesocortical pathway: Ventral tegmental area → Prefrontal cortices Mesolimbic pathway: Ventral tegmental area → Nucleus ac****bens and olfactory...
- information, thus contributing to factors of curiosity. Regions of the anterior cortices correspond to both conflict and arousal and, as such, seem to reinforce...
- A progenitor cell is a biological cell that, like a stem cell, has a tendency to differentiate into a specific type of cell, but is already more specific...
- hallucinations demonstrate increased activity in primary or secondary sensory cortices. As auditory hallucinations are most common in psychosis, most robust evidence...