sensory cortex

noun
the region of the cerebral cortex concerned with receiving and interpreting sensory information from various parts of the body.
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sensory cortex n.
The somatic sensory, auditory, visual, and olfactory regions of the cerebral cortex considered as a group.

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They also showed activity in the hand area of the sensory cortex, the part of the brain that receives signals from the hand.
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