Paleocortex



[pey-lee-oh-kawr-teks; especially British pal-ee-] /ˌpeɪ li oʊˈkɔr tɛks; especially British ˌpæl i-/

noun, Anatomy.
1.
the olfactory region of the brain.

paleocortex pa·le·o·cor·tex (pā’lē-ō-kôr’těks’)
n.
The phylogenetically oldest part of the cortical mantle of the cerebral hemisphere, represented by the olfactory cortex.

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