Definition of '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)
The visual cortex was permanently damaged.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
That we are our cerebral cortex.Christianity Today (2000) Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Most of the thinking takes place in the surface part of the brain, the cerebral cortex.Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2014)
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)
It turns out that I have three times more activity in my right frontal cortex than my left.Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Times Literary Supplement (2008)
Line, too, is processed in one particular part of the visual cortex.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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) The Broken God (1993)
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 final ingredient in this potent mix of conflict is that, as their cerebral cortex matures, teenagers acquire new language skills.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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)
It's an unsettling thought: examine the pre frontal cortex in the brain of a gurgling infant and you may see the signs of a potential future murderer.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Definition of cortex from the Collins English Dictionary