neurochemistry

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noun neu·ro·chem·is·try \ ˌnu̇r-ō-ˈke-mə-strē , ˌnyu̇r- \

Definition of neurochemistry

1 :the study of the chemical makeup and activities of nervous tissue
2 :chemical processes and phenomena related to the nervous system

neurochemical

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˈke-mi-kəl, ˌnyu̇r-\ adjective or noun

neurochemist

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˈke-mist, ˌnyu̇r-\ noun

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First Known Use of neurochemistry

1924


Medical Dictionary

neurochemistry

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noun neu·ro·chem·is·try \ -ˈkem-ə-strē \

medical Definition of neurochemistry

plural neurochemistries
1 :the study of the chemical makeup and activities of nervous tissue
2 :chemical processes and phenomena related to the nervous system

neurochemical

play \-ˈkem-i-kəl\ adjective or noun

neurochemically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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