neuroanatomy

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noun neu·ro·anat·o·my \ˌnu̇r-ō-ə-ˈna-tə-mē, ˌnyu̇r-\

Definition of neuroanatomy

  1. :  the anatomy of nervous tissue and the nervous system

neuroanatomical

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌa-nə-ˈtä-mi-kəl, ˌnyu̇r-\ or less commonly

neuroanatomic

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌa-nə-ˈtä-mik, ˌnyu̇r-\ adjective

neuroanatomist

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ə-ˈna-tə-mist, ˌnyu̇r-\ noun

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First Known Use of neuroanatomy

circa 1961


Medical Dictionary

neuroanatomy

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noun neu·ro·anat·o·my \-ə-ˈnat-ə-mē\

Medical Definition of neuroanatomy

plural

neuroanatomies

  1. :  the anatomy of nervous tissue and the nervous system

neuroanatomical

\-ˌan-ə-ˈtäm-i-kəl\play also

neuroanatomic

\-ik\play adjective

neuroanatomically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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