neuroplasticity

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noun neu·ro·plas·tic·i·ty \ˌnu̇r-ō-pla-ˈsti-sə-tē, ˌnyu̇r-\

Definition of neuroplasticity

  1. :  plasticity 4

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First Known Use of neuroplasticity

1975


Medical Dictionary

neuroplasticity

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noun neu·ro·plas·tic·i·ty \ˌn(y)u̇r-ō-pla-ˈsti-sə-tē\

Medical Definition of neuroplasticity

  1. :  plasticity 4 neuroplasticity, the capacity of the brain to develop and change throughout life, something Western science once thought impossible.—Time, 8 May 2006


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