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Cortical

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Córtical. adj. [cortex, bark, Lat.] Barky; belonging to the outer part; belonging to the rind; outward.

Their last extremities form a little gland, (all these little glands together make the cortical part of the brain) terminating in two little vessels. Cheyne's Phil. Princ.

Sources: Cheyne, George (26)

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