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neuroprotective

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adjective neu·ro·pro·tec·tive \ˌnu̇r-ō-prə-ˈtek-tiv, nyu̇r-\

Definition of neuroprotective

  1. :  serving to protect neurons from injury or degeneration <neuroprotective drugs>



1987

First Known Use of neuroprotective

1987


Medical Dictionary

neuroprotective

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adjective neu·ro·pro·tec·tive \ˌn(y)u̇r-ō-prə-ˈtek-tiv\

Medical Definition of neuroprotective

  1. :  serving to protect neurons from injury or degeneration <the neuroprotective effects of nimodipine>

  2. neu·ro·pro·tec·tion \-ˈtek-shən\play noun




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