Adjective "neocortical" definition and examples

Definitions and examples


  1. 'It is observed in a variety of systems, from invertebrate neuromuscular junctions to neocortical synapses.'
  2. 'Information concerning mental status and the specific areas of cerebral cortex represented by the neocortical blocks was not available.'


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.

More examples(as adjective)

"areas can be neocortical."

"structures can be neocortical."

"features can be neocortical."