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paleocortex

noun pa·leo·cor·tex
plural pa·leo·cor·ti·ces \-ˈkrt-ə-ˌsēz\ or pa·leo·cor·tex·es

Medical Definition of PALEOCORTEX

:  the part of the cerebral cortex that is evolutionarily older than the neocortex and that is composed especially of the olfactory cortex

Variants of PALEOCORTEX

pa·leo·cor·tex or British pal·aeo·cor·tex \-ˈkr-ˌteks\

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