neuropharmacology

noun
neu·ro·phar·ma·col·o·gy | \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈkä-lə-jē, ˌnyu̇r-\

Definition of neuropharmacology 

1 : a branch of medical science dealing with the action of drugs on and in the nervous system

2 : the properties and reactions of a drug on and in the nervous system

Other Words from neuropharmacology

neuropharmacological \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfär-mə-kə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, ˌnyu̇r- \ or less commonly neuropharmacologic \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfär-mə-kə-ˈlä-jik, ˌnyu̇r- \ adjective
neuropharmacologist \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈkä-lə-jist, ˌnyu̇r- \ noun

First Known Use of neuropharmacology

1949, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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neuropharmacology

noun
neu·ro·phar·ma·col·o·gy | \ˈn(y)u̇r-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈkäl-ə-jē \
plural neuropharmacologies

Medical Definition of neuropharmacology 

1 : a branch of medical science dealing with the action of drugs on and in the nervous system

2 : the properties and reactions of a drug on and in the nervous system the neuropharmacology of lithium

Other Words from neuropharmacology

neuropharmacological \-kə-ˈläj-i-kəl \ also neuropharmacologic \-ik \ adjective

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