corticifugal

adjective

cor·​ti·​cif·​u·​gal ˌkȯrt-ə-ˈsif-yə-gəl How to pronounce corticifugal (audio) -ˈsif-i-gəl How to pronounce corticifugal (audio)
: originating within and passing away from the cortex
a corticifugal nerve fiber

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“Corticifugal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/corticifugal. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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