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subcortical

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adjective sub·cor·ti·cal \-ˈkȯrt-i-kəl\

Medical Definition of subcortical

  1. :  of, relating to, involving, or being nerve centers below the cerebral cortex <subcortical lesions> <subcortical sensation>

  2. sub·cor·ti·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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