subcortical

Relating to the subcortex; beneath the cerebral cortex.

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sub·cor·ti·cal -'kȯrt-i-kəl adj of, relating to, involving, or being nerve centers below the cerebral cortex <\subcortical lesions> <\subcortical sensation>
sub·cor·ti·cal·ly -i-k(ə-)lē adv

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sub·cor·ti·cal (səb-korґtĭ-kəl) beneath a cortex, such as the cerebral cortex.

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  • subcortical — SUBCORTICÁL, Ă, subcorticali, e, adj. Care este situat sub scoarţa cerebrală; privitor la această regiune. – Sub1 + cortical (după fr. sous cortical). Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  subcorticál adj. m. cortical Trimis de… …   Dicționar Român

  • subcortical — adj. anat. Dícese de la estructura de un órgano que se halla situado debajo de una costilla o de una corteza, como la corteza cerebral subcostal. Medical Dictionary. 2011 …   Diccionario médico

  • subcortical — adjetivo 1. Que está debajo de la corteza cerebral: capas subcorticales, zona subcortical …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • subcortical — subcortical, ale (sub kor ti kal, ka l ) adj. Qui est placé sous l écorce des arbres …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • subcortical — [sub kôr′ti kəl] adj. of or having to do with the region or tissue below a cortex, esp. the brain tissue below the cerebral cortex …   English World dictionary

  • subcortical — adjective Date: 1899 of, relating to, involving, or being a part of the brain below the cerebral cortex < subcortical lesions > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • subcortical — adjective Of or pertaining to the subcortex, the portion of the brain located below the cerebral cortex He was diagnosed with subcortical dementia …   Wiktionary

  • subcortical — subcortically, adv. /sub kawr ti keuhl/, adj. Anat. situated beneath the cortex. [1805 15; SUB + CORTICAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • subcortical — adj. situated beneath the cerebral cortex …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subcortical — adjective Anatomy below the cortex …   English new terms dictionary

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