SUBCORTICAL By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 under the cerebral cortex, either a process or a structure is subcortical. Also read center. SUBCORTICAL: "subcortical process or structures are always under the cerebral cortex." Related Psychology Terms SUBCORTICAL CENTER PROJECTION FIBER RED NUCLEUS CORTICAL NEURON LIMBIC CORTEX CORTICAL LAYERS PRIMARY TASTE CORTEX NEOCORTEX VISUAL ASSOCIATION CORTEX GRANULAR CORTEX Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SUBCORTICAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/subcortical/ (accessed May 11, 2021).