intercortical

cortical

[kawr-ti-kuhl]
adjective
1.
Anatomy. of, pertaining to, resembling, or consisting of cortex.
2.
Physiology. resulting from the function or condition of the cerebral cortex.
3.
Botany. of or pertaining to the cortex.

Origin:
1665–75; < Neo-Latin corticālis, equivalent to Latin cortic- (stem of cortex) cortex + -ālis -al1

cortically, adverb
intercortical, adjective
noncortical, adjective
noncortically, adverb
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cortical
1670s, from Mod.L. corticalis, from cortex "bark of a tree."
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cortical cor·ti·cal (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.

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