1. renal cortex the cortex of the kidney containing the glomeruli and the convoluted tubules
  2. adrenal cortex the cortex of the adrenal gland
  3. frontal cortex that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying directly behind the forehead
  4. parietal cortex that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying below the crown of the head
  5. lens cortex the tissue that surrounds the lens nucleus
  6. visual cortex the cortical area that receives information from the lateral geniculate body of the thalamus
  7. cerebral cortex the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum
  8. paleocortex the olfactory cortex of the cerebrum
  9. neocortex the cortical part of the neencephalon
  10. renal corpuscle the capsule that contains Bowman's capsule and a glomerulus at the expanded end of a nephron
  11. prefrontal cortex the anterior part of the frontal lobe
  12. Hernan Cortes Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Mexico (1485-1547)
  13. Hernan Cortez Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Mexico (1485-1547)
  14. renal artery an artery originating from the abdominal aorta and supplying the kidneys and adrenal glands and ureters
  15. renal colic sharp pain in the lower back that radiates into the groin
  16. genus Lofortyx California quail
  17. royal charter a charter granted by the sovereign
  18. motor cortex the cortical area that influences motor movements
  19. temporal ccortex that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying inside the temples of the head
  20. genus Crataegus thorny shrubs and small trees: hawthorn; thorn; thorn apple

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