GRAY MATTER

The name for the area of neural tissue that is dominated by cell bodies and is devoid of myelin, such as the cerebral cortex and the H-shaped central gray of the spinal cord.

GRAY MATTER: "Grey matter is found in our brains and spinal cord."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "GRAY MATTER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gray-matter/ (accessed November 17, 2017).
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