CORTEX

noun. The exterior or superficial membrane(s) of a construction, as differentiated from the core location. In mammals, it is termed with the title of the organ or gland.

CORTEX: "The cortex of any bodily part or organ is the visible outer layer of such."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CORTEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cortex/ (accessed October 26, 2020).
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