neuro-


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neuro-

(word root) nerve
Examples of words with the root neuro-: neurobiology

neuro-

or neur-
pref.
1. Nerve: neuroblast.
2. Neural: neuropathology.

[Greek, sinew, string, from neuron; see (s)neəu- in Indo-European roots.]

neuro-

or before a vowel

neur-

combining form
(Medicine) indicating a nerve or the nervous system: neuroblast; neurology.
[from Greek neuron nerve; related to Latin nervus]

neuro-

a combining form meaning “nerve,” “nerves,” “nervous system”: neurology.
Also, esp. before a vowel,neur-.
[< Greek]
Translations

neuro-

in cpdsNeuro-, neuro-;
neurobiology
neurochemistry
nNeurochemie f
neurolinguistic programming
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