stereotaxic

adjective

ste·​reo·​tax·​ic ˌster-ē-ə-ˈtak-sik How to pronounce stereotaxic (audio)
ˌstir-
stereotaxically adverb

Word History

Etymology

New Latin stereotaxis stereotactic technique, from stere- + -taxis

First Known Use

1908, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of stereotaxic was in 1908

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Cite this Entry

“Stereotaxic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stereotaxic. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

Medical Definition

stereotaxic

adjective
ste·​reo·​tax·​ic ˌster-ē-ə-ˈtak-sik, ˌstir- How to pronounce stereotaxic (audio)
stereotaxically adverb
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