neurotrophic

adjective
neu·​ro·​troph·​ic | \ ˌn(y)u̇r-ə-ˈträf-ik How to pronounce neurotrophic (audio) , -ˈtrōf- How to pronounce neurotrophic (audio) \

Medical Definition of neurotrophic

1 : relating to or dependent on the influence of nerves on the nutrition of tissue

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“Neurotrophic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/neurotrophic. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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