leukocortical etymology

English word leukocortical comes from English cortical, English leuko- ((biology) leucocyte. Colourless. White.)

Detailed word origin of leukocortical

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cortical English (eng) (anatomy) Pertaining to the outer layer of an internal organ or body structure, such as the kidney or the brain.. (botany) Pertaining to the cortex of a stem or root—the tissue that lies inward from the epidermis, but exterior to the vascular tissue.
leuko- English (eng) (biology) leucocyte. Colourless. White.
leukocortical English (eng) Relating to the white matter of the brain.

Words with the same origin as leukocortical

Descendants of cortical
Descendants of leuko-
leukoagglutinin leukocratic leukocyte leukocytic leukodepletion leukodystrophic leukodystrophy leukoedema leukoerythroblastic leukokeratosis leukomalacia leukomonocyte leukophobia leukopoiesis leukoprotease leukoreduced leukoreduction leukosequestration leukosialin leukosis leukostasis leukotomy leukotoxic leukotriene