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visual cortex

visual cortex

noun

Definition of VISUAL CORTEX

:  a sensory area of the occipital lobe of the cerebral cortex receiving afferent nerve fibers concerned with vision —called also visual area

First Known Use of VISUAL CORTEX

1954

visual cortex

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of VISUAL CORTEX

:  a sensory area of the occipital lobe of the cerebral cortex receiving afferent projection fibers concerned with the sense of sight—called also visual area

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