neuropharmacology

noun
neu·​ro·​phar·​ma·​col·​o·​gy | \ ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfär-mə-ˈkä-lə-jē How to pronounce neuropharmacology (audio) , 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 How to pronounce neuropharmacological (audio) , ˌnyu̇r-​ \ or less commonly neuropharmacologic \ ˌnu̇r-​ō-​ˌfär-​mə-​kə-​ˈlä-​jik How to pronounce neuropharmacologic (audio) , ˌnyu̇r-​ \ adjective
neuropharmacologist \ ˌnu̇r-​ō-​ˌfär-​mə-​ˈkä-​lə-​jist How to pronounce neuropharmacologist (audio) , ˌnyu̇r-​ \ noun

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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 How to pronounce neuropharmacology (audio) \
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 How to pronounce neuropharmacological (audio) \ also neuropharmacologic \ -​ik How to pronounce neuropharmacologic (audio) \ adjective

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