neuropsychology

noun neu·ro·psy·chol·o·gy \ ˌnu̇r-ō-sī-ˈkä-lə-jē , ˌnyu̇r- \

Definition of neuropsychology

: a science concerned with the integration of psychological observations on behavior and the mind with neurological observations on the brain and nervous system

neuropsychological

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌsī-kə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, ˌnyu̇r-\ adjective

neuropsychologist

play \ˌnu̇r-ō-sī-ˈkä-lə-jist, ˌnyu̇r-\ noun

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First Known Use of neuropsychology

1875


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neuropsychology

noun neu·ro·psy·chol·o·gy \ -sī-ˈkäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of neuropsychology

plural neuropsychologies
: a science concerned with the integration of psychological observations on behavior and the mind with neurological observations on the brain and nervous system

neuropsychological

play \-ˌsī-kə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective

neuropsychologically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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