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cortico-

Pronunciation: /ˈkɔːtɪkəʊ/

Definition of cortico- in English:

combiningForm

Representing cortex, used especially with reference to the adrenal and cerebral cortices.

Origin

from Latin cortex, cortic- 'bark'.

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