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cortex

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɔː.teks/  us   /ˈkɔːr-/ (plural cortices uk   /-ɪ.siːz / us   ) specialized
the outer layer, especially of the brain and other organs: the cerebral cortex
Translations of “cortex”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指大腦或其他器官的)皮層,皮質…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指大脑或其他器官的)皮层,皮质…
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