neuroglia


neu·ro·glia

noun \n-ˈrō-glē-ə, ny-, -ˈrä-; ˌn(y)r-ə-ˈglē-ə, -ˈglī-\
plural neuroglia

Definition of NEUROGLIA

:  glia
neu·ro·gli·al \-əl\ adjective

Origin of NEUROGLIA

New Latin, from neur- + Middle Greek glia glue — more at clay
First Known Use: 1873

neu·ro·glia

noun \n(y)-ˈrō-glē-ə, -ˈräg-lē-ə; ˌn(y)r-ə-ˈglē-ə, -ˈglī-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NEUROGLIA

: glia
neu·ro·gli·al \-əl\ adjective

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