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cor·ti·cal

(kōr'ti-kăl),
Relating to a cortex.
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cortical

(kôr′tĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, derived from, or consisting of cortex.
2. Of, relating to, associated with, or depending on the cerebral cortex.

cor′ti·cal·ly adv.
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cor·ti·cal

(kōr'ti-kăl)
Relating to a cortex.
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cortical

Pertaining to, or consisting of, a CORTEX.
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Cortical

Regarding the cortex, or the outer layer of the brain, as distinguished from the inner portion.
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cor·ti·cal

(kōr'ti-kăl)
Relating to a cortex.
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