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neuropharmacology

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noun neu·ro·phar·ma·col·o·gy \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈkä-lə-jē, ˌnyu̇r-\

Definition of neuropharmacology

  1. 1 :  a branch of medical science dealing with the action of drugs on and in the nervous system

  2. 2 :  the properties and reactions of a drug on and in the nervous system

neu·ro·phar·ma·co·log·i·cal play \-kə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ also neu·ro·phar·ma·co·log·ic play \-jik\ adjective
neu·ro·phar·ma·col·o·gist play \-ˈkä-lə-jist\ noun


1950

First Known Use of neuropharmacology

1950


Medical Dictionary

neuropharmacology

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noun neu·ro·phar·ma·col·o·gy \ˈn(y)u̇r-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈkäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of neuropharmacology

plural neu·ro·phar·ma·col·o·gies

  1. 1:  a branch of medical science dealing with the action of drugs on and in the nervous system

  2. 2:  the properties and reactions of a drug on and in the nervous system <the neuropharmacology of lithium>

  3. neu·ro·phar·ma·co·log·i·cal \-kə-ˈläj-i-kəl\play also neu·ro·phar·ma·co·log·ic \-ik\play adjective




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