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 (no͝or′ō-bī-ŏl′ə-jē, nyo͝or′-)
The biological study of the nervous system.

neu′ro·bi′o·log′i·cal (-bī′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
neu′ro·bi·ol′o·gist n.
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Noun1.neurobiologist - a specialist in neurobiology
biologist, life scientist - (biology) a scientist who studies living organisms
neuroscientist - a neurobiologist who specializes in the study of the brain
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A WORLD-LEADING neurobiologist will take up a post at Cardiff University as the first appointment under the Welsh Government's PS50m flagship science initiative.
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THE US professor accused of killing three colleagues during a faculty meeting was a Harvard-educated neurobiologist, inventor and mother whose life had been marred by a violent episode in her distant past.
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For more than five years, a team of researchers led by neurobiologist Stephen Reppert at the University of Massachusetts Medical School has been studying the biology that underlies the migratory habits of monarch butterflies, those beautiful orange-and-black creatures, many of which stage awe-inspiring and mystifying annual winter migrations to Mexico.

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