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cortex US English

The outer layer of the cerebrum (the cerebral cortex), composed of folded gray matter and playing an important role in consciousness

visual cortex US English

The part of the cerebral cortex that receives and processes sensory nerve impulses from the eyes

motor cortex US English

The part of the cerebral cortex in the brain where the nerve impulses originate that initiate voluntary muscular activity

orbitofrontal cortex US English

The area of the cerebral cortex located at the base of the frontal lobes above the orbits (or eye sockets), involved especially in social and emotional behavior

neocortex US English

A part of the cerebral cortex concerned with sight and hearing in mammals, regarded as the most recently evolved part of the cortex

renal cortex in cortex US English

An outer layer of another organ or body part such as a kidney (the renal cortex), the cerebellum, or a hair

adrenal cortex in adrenal US English

Of, relating to, or denoting a pair of ductless glands situated above the kidneys. Each consists of a core region (adrenal medulla) secreting epinephrine and norepinephrine, and an outer region (adrenal cortex) secreting corticosteroids

cerebral cortex in cortex US English

The outer layer of the cerebrum (the cerebral cortex), composed of folded gray matter and playing an important role in consciousness

cortex English-Spanish

corteza f

cerebral cortex in cortex English-Spanish

corteza f cerebral, córtex m


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