Is cortex a Scrabble word?

Yes, cortex is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 15 points in Scrabble, and 16 points in Words with Friends

Cortex is a valid Scrabble word.

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The meaning of cortex


3 definitions of the word cortex.


  1. The layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum
  2. The tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal
  3. The tissue that surrounds the lens nucleus

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