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cor·ti·cal

 (kôr′tĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, derived from, or consisting of cortex.
2. Of, relating to, associated with, or depending on the cerebral cortex.

cor′ti·cal·ly adv.

cor•ti•cal

(ˈkɔr tɪ kəl)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, resembling, or consisting of cortex.
2. resulting from the function or condition of the cerebral cortex.
[1665–75]
cor′ti•cal•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.cortical - of or relating to a cortex
Translations

cortical

adj (Anat, Bot) → kortikal

cor·ti·cal

a. cortical, rel. a la corteza.

cortical

adj cortical
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