Medical Dictionary


noun neu·ro·mi·me·sis \-mə-ˈmē-səs, -mī-\
plural neu·ro·mi·me·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of NEUROMIMESIS

:  neurotic simulation of organic disease that occurs in some forms of hysterical neurosis
neu·ro·mi·met·ic \-ˈmet-ik\ adjective


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