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Synonyms for cortexˈkɔr tɛks; -təˌsiz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cerebral cortex, cerebral mantle, pallium, cortex(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    pallium, cerebral cortex, mantle, lens cortex, cortex, cerebral mantle

    Antonyms:
    medulla

  2. cortex(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    pallium, cerebral cortex, lens cortex, cerebral mantle

    Antonyms:
    medulla

  3. lens cortex, cortex(noun)

    the tissue that surrounds the lens nucleus

    Synonyms:
    lens cortex, cerebral cortex, pallium, cortex, cerebral mantle

    Antonyms:
    medulla

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cortical, rind, bark


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