French translation of 'cortex'
Word forms: plural cortices [ˈkɔːʳtɪsiːz]
[of brain] cortex m see also cerebral cortex
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The troops would hear the message either in a microphone or through electrodes placed in the auditory cortex of their brains.The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
These two sounds are linked, respectively, with the visual cortex and the motor cortex.The Times Literary Supplement (2008)
This produces activity in the motor cortex of the brain, the area that controls physical movements.Computing (2010)
Humans have the largest cerebral cortex of all mammals, relative to the size of their brains.The Sun (2014)
In addition, offering rewards will not work because he is too young and his frontal cortex still too immature to enable an understanding of this concept.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
In adolescence hormonal changes have an effect on the frontal cortex of the brain.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It turns out that I have three times more activity in my right frontal cortex than my left.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Most of the thinking takes place in the surface part of the brain, the cerebral cortex.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The visual cortex was permanently damaged.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He looked, and in the back of the model of his brain, the visual cortex flared with orange light.The Broken God (1993)
Only, the ship computer would infuse images directly into his visual cortex, directly into the neurons at the back of his brain.The Broken God (1993)
And strangely, deep in a dusty fold of my cerebral cortex, something stirred.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Line, too, is processed in one particular part of the visual cortex.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
That's enough of a gap for the auditory cortex of our brain to process the information.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The only normal areas are the visual cortex and those at the back of the brain that store memories.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The third phase of evolution produced the learning brain: the cerebral cortex.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But avoiding smoking helps to keep the brain 's cortex normal.The Sun (2015)
It floods the frontal cortex not with policy but with personality.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
That is one interpretation of a study on mice that observed changes in the animals' frontal cortex following exposure to the drug.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The chip is inserted into the cerebral cortex.The Sun (2009)
The lovers' brains also showed considerably lower activity in large parts of the cerebral cortex, which are involved in judgment.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The other part of the brain that remains active is the visual association cortex.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
That we are our cerebral cortex.Christianity Today (2000)
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