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Overview of noun cortex

The noun cortex has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (4) cerebral cortex, cerebral mantle, pallium, cortex

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

2. (1) cortex

(the tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal)

3. lens cortex, cortex

(the tissue that surrounds the lens nucleus) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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