subcortical


sub·cor·ti·cal

adjective \-ˈkr-ti-kəl\

Definition of SUBCORTICAL

:  of, relating to, involving, or being a part of the brain below the cerebral cortex <subcortical lesions>

First Known Use of SUBCORTICAL

1899

sub·cor·ti·cal

adjective \-ˈkrt-i-kəl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SUBCORTICAL

: of, relating to, involving, or being nerve centers below the cerebral cortex <subcortical lesions> <subcortical sensation>
sub·cor·ti·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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