neuropsychiatry

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noun neu·ro·psy·chi·a·try \ˌnu̇r-ō-sə-ˈkī-ə-trē, -sī-, ˌnyu̇r-\

Definition of neuropsychiatry

  1. :  a branch of medicine concerned with both neurology and psychiatry

neuropsychiatric

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌsī-kē-ˈa-trik, ˌnyu̇r-\ adjective

neuropsychiatrically

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌsī-kē-ˈa-tri-k(ə-)lē, ˌnyu̇r-\ adverb

neuropsychiatrist

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-sə-ˈkī-ə-trist, -sī-, ˌnyu̇r-\ noun

First Known Use of neuropsychiatry

1918


Medical Dictionary

neuropsychiatry

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noun neu·ro·psy·chi·a·try \-sə-ˈkī-ə-trē, -sī-\

Medical Definition of neuropsychiatry

plural

neuropsychiatries

  1. :  a branch of medicine concerned with both neurology and psychiatry

neuropsychiatric

\-ˌsī-kē-ˈa-trik\play adjective

neuropsychiatrically

\-tri-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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