associative cortex


Related to associative cortex: association area, sensory association area

associative cortex

n
(Anatomy) anatomy the part of the cortex that does not have direct connections to the senses or motor system and is thought to be involved in higher mental processes
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The ACM uses the associative cortex to "evolve" possible antagonistic responses.
Possible responses compete on the associative cortex, rounding the 'votes' of associated neurons.
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