visual cortex

noun

Definition of visual cortex

  1. :  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


Medical Dictionary

visual cortex

noun

Medical Definition of visual cortex

  1. :  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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