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neuroplastic

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adjective neu·ro·plas·tic \ˌn(y)u̇r-ō-ˈplast-ik\

Medical Definition of neuroplastic

  1. :  plastic[1] 3b It has long been suggested that electrical activity might also play a role in shaping the morphology and connectivity of the nervous system both during development and in adult neuroplastic events.—Christopher S. Cohan et al., Science, 27 June 1986


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