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neurology

noun neu·rol·o·gy \-jē\

medical : the scientific study of the nervous system and the diseases that affect it

Full Definition of NEUROLOGY

:  the scientific study of the nervous system especially in respect to its structure, functions, and abnormalities
neu·ro·log·i·cal \ˌnr-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, ˌnyr-\ or neu·ro·log·ic \-jik\ adjective
neu·ro·log·i·cal·ly \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin of NEUROLOGY

New Latin neurologia, from neur- + -logia -logy
First Known Use: circa 1681
Medical Dictionary

neurology

noun neu·rol·o·gy \-jē\

Medical Definition of NEUROLOGY

:  a branch of medicine concerned especially with the structure, functions, and diseases of the nervous system

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