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 (no͝or′ō-sī′əns, nyo͝or′-)
Any of the sciences, such as neuroanatomy and neurobiology, that deal with the nervous system.

neu′ro·sci′en·tif′ic (-sī′ən-tĭf′ĭk) adj.
neu′ro·sci′en·tist (-sī′ən-tĭst) n.


(Physiology) physiol of the nature of neuroscience
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