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cere·bral cor·tex

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  1. cerebral cortexnoun


  2. cerebral cortexnoun

    The grey, folded, outermost layer of the cerebrum that is responsible for higher brain processes such as sensation, voluntary muscle movement, thought, reasoning, and memory.


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  1. cerebral cortex, cerebral mantle, pallium, cortexnoun

    the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum

    pallium, mantle, lens cortex, cortex, cerebral mantle

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  1. William Dobyns:

    These children have a very severe form of microcephaly, the brain is not just small, it's small with malformations of the cerebral cortex and calcifications. It has the appearance of a very severe, destructive injury to the brain.

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