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cortex

synonym (synonym of cortex)

antonym (antonym of cortex)

  • (noun.body)
    the inner part of an organ or structure in plant or animal (noun.body)
     

hypernym (cortex IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum (noun.body)
    a structure that is part of the nervous system (noun.body)
     
  • the tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal (noun.body)
    the tissue of a plant (noun.plant)
     
  • the tissue that surrounds the lens nucleus (noun.body)
    the tissue in the bodies of animals (noun.body)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF cortex relation)

  • the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum (noun.body)
    the cortical part of the neencephalon (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the olfactory cortex of the cerebrum (noun.body)
     
  • the tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal (noun.body)
    the cortex of the adrenal gland; secretes corticosterone and sex hormones (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the cortex of the kidney containing the glomeruli and the convoluted tubules (noun.body)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum (noun.body)
    a neuron in the cerebral cortex with short dendrites and with either a long axon or a short axon that ramifies in the grey matter (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    any of various regions of the cerebral cortex (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying directly behind the forehead (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the anterior part of the frontal lobe (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying below the crown of the head (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying in the back of the head (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying inside the temples of the head (noun.body)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (noun.body)
    anterior portion of the brain consisting of two hemispheres; dominant part of the brain in humans (noun.body)
     
  • the tissue that surrounds the lens nucleus (noun.body)
    biconvex transparent body situated behind the iris in the eye; its role (along with the cornea) is to focuses light on the retina (noun.body)
     

substance holonym (SUBSTANCE OF relation)

derivation (.... is derived from cortex)

  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to a cortex (adj.pert)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym part holonym part meronym substance holonym cerebral cortex cerebral mantle pallium lens cortex medulla animal tissue neural structure plant tissue neocortex neopallium archipallium adrenal cortex renal cortex golgi cell golgi's cell cortical area cortical region frontal cortex frontal lobe crystalline lens lens lens of the eye cerebrum gray matter gray substance grey matter grey substance substantia grisea

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