Synonyms of cortex


1. cerebral cortex, cerebral mantle, pallium, cortex, neural structure

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

2. cortex, animal tissue, plant tissue

usage: the tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal

3. lens cortex, cortex, animal tissue

usage: the tissue that surrounds the lens nucleus

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