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n. pl. ne·o·cor·ti·ces (-tĭ-sēz′) or ne·o·cor·tex·es
The dorsal region of the cerebral cortex, especially large in primates, thought to have evolved more recently than other parts of the brain. Also called neopallium.

ne′o·cor′ti·cal (-tĭ-kəl) adj.


(Anatomy) anatomy of or pertaining to the neocortex
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Adj.1.neocortical - of or relating to the neocortex of the cerebrum
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Some researchers would state that these patients are neocortically dead and any attempt to rehabilitate them is 'clinical naivety' (Wood, 1991).