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neurobiotaxis

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noun neu·ro·bio·tax·is \-ˌbī-ō-ˈtak-səs\

Medical Definition of neurobiotaxis

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neurobiotaxes

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  1. :  a hypothetical directed and oriented shift of nerve cells in the course of phylogeny toward a region of maximum stimulation that has been held to explain cephalization and brain evolution

neurobiotactic

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neurobiotactical

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