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neuroscience

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noun neu·ro·sci·ence \-ˈsī-ən(t)s\

Simple Definition of neuroscience

  • : the scientific study of nerves and especially of how nerves affect learning and behavior

Full Definition of neuroscience

  1. :  a branch (as neurophysiology) of the life sciences that deals with the anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, or molecular biology of nerves and nervous tissue and especially with their relation to behavior and learning

neu·ro·sci·en·tif·ic play \-ˌsī-ən-ˈti-fik\ adjective
neu·ro·sci·en·tist play \-ˈsī-ən-tist\ noun

1963

First Known Use of neuroscience

1963


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neuroscience

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noun neu·ro·sci·ence \ˌn(y)u̇r-ō-ˈsī-ən(t)s\

Medical Definition of neuroscience

  1. :  a branch (as neurophysiology) of science that deals with the anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, or molecular biology of nerves and nervous tissue and especially their relation to behavior and learning

  2. neu·ro·sci·en·tif·ic \-ˌsī-ən-ˈtif-ik\play adjective





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