Adjective "Neocortical" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Neocortical


    Definition:

    1. the largest and evolutionarily most recent portion of the cerebral cortex, composed of complex, layered tissue, the site of most of the higher brain functions.

    Origin:
    neocortex

    Examples:

    "areas can be neocortical."

    "structures can be neocortical."

    "features can be neocortical."