neurophysiology

noun neu·ro·phys·i·ol·o·gy \ ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfi-zē-ˈä-lə-jē , ˌnyu̇r- \

Definition of neurophysiology

:physiology of the nervous system

neurophysiological

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfi-zē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, ˌnyu̇r-\ or less commonly neurophysiologic play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfi-zē-ə-ˈlä-jik, ˌnyu̇r-\ adjective

neurophysiologically

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfi-zē-ə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē, ˌnyu̇r-\ adverb

neurophysiologist

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌfi-zē-ˈä-lə-jist, ˌnyu̇r-\ noun

Recent Examples of neurophysiology from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'neurophysiology.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of neurophysiology

1859


Medical Dictionary

neurophysiology

noun neu·ro·phys·i·ol·o·gy \ ˌn(y)u̇r-ō-ˌfiz-ē-ˈäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of neurophysiology

plural neurophysiologies
:physiology of the nervous system

neurophysiological

play \-ē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ also neurophysiologic play \-ik\ adjective

neurophysiologically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Learn More about neurophysiology


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up neurophysiology? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to conform or adhere

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one-green-toy-robot-amidst-many-red-toy-robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!