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neur-

combining form

Definition of neur-

  1. 1 :  nerve <neural> <neurology>

  2. 2 :  neural :  neural and <neuromuscular>



Variants of neur-

or

neuro-

Origin and Etymology of neur-

New Latin, from Greek, nerve, sinew, from neuron — more at nerve


Medical Dictionary

neur-

combining form

Medical Definition of neur-

  1. 1:  nerve <neural> <neurology>

  2. 2:  neural :  neural and <neuromuscular>



Variants of neur-

or

neuro-


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