corticifugal cor·ti·cif·u·gal (kôr’tĭ-sĭf’yə-gəl)
Passing, conducting, or moving from the cortex, as nerve fibers.
[kawr-teks] /ˈkɔr tɛks/ noun, plural cortices [kawr-tuh-seez] /ˈkɔr təˌsiz/ (Show IPA) 1. Anatomy, Zoology. 2. Botany. 3. Mycology. the surface tissue layer of a fungus or lichen, composed of massed hyphal cells. /ˈkɔːtɛks/ noun (pl) -tices (-tɪˌsiːz) 1. (anatomy) the outer layer of any organ or part, such as the grey matter in the brain […]
corticectomy cor·ti·cec·to·my (kôr’tĭ-sěk’tə- mē) n. See topectomy.
/ˈkɒzmɔɪd/ adjective 1. (of the scales of coelacanths and lungfish) consisting of two inner bony layers and an outer layer of cosmine
[koz-mol-uh-jee] /kɒzˈmɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the branch of philosophy dealing with the origin and general structure of the universe, with its parts, elements, and laws, and especially with such of its characteristics as space, time, causality, and freedom. 2. the branch of astronomy that deals with the general structure and evolution of the universe. […]