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neuronophagia

noun neu·ro·no·pha·gia \ n(y)u̇-ˌrō-nə-ˈfā-j(ē-)ə , ˌn(y)u̇r-ˌän-ə- \
variants: also neuronophagy play \ˌn(y)u̇r-ə-ˈnäf-ə-jē\

medical Definition of neuronophagia

plural neuronophagias also neuronophagies
:destruction of neurons by phagocytic cells

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