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neu·ro·a·nat·o·my

 (no͝or′ō-ə-năt′ə-mē, nyo͝or′-)
n. pl. neu·ro·a·nat·o·mies
1. The branch of anatomy that deals with the nervous system.
2. The neural structure of a body part or organ: the neuroanatomy of the eye.

neu′ro·an′a·tom′i·cal (-ăn′ə-tŏm′ĭ-kəl) adj.
neu′ro·a·nat′o·mist n.
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neuroanatomy

(ˌnjʊərəʊəˈnætəmɪ)
n
(Anatomy) the study of the structure of the nervous system
ˌneuroaˈnatomist n
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neu•ro•a•nat•o•my

(ˌnʊər oʊ əˈnæt ə mi, ˌnyʊər-)

n., pl. -mies.
1. the branch of anatomy dealing with the nervous system.
2. the nerve structure of an organism.
[1895–1900]
neu`ro•a•nat′o•mist, n.
neu`ro•an`a•tom′i•cal (-ˌæn əˈtɒm ɪ kəl) neu`ro•an`a•tom′ic, adj.
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neuroanatomy

Medicine. the branch of anatomy that studies the anatomy of the nervous system. — neuroanatomical, adj.
See also: Nerves
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Noun1.neuroanatomy - the anatomy of the nervous system
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
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neu·ro·a·nat·o·my

n. neuroanatomía, estudio anatómico del sistema nervioso.
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neuroanatomy

n neuroanatomía
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In their earlier paper, Pestilli and collaborators attributed the VOF's disappearance to competing beliefs among 19th-century neuroanatomists. In contrast to Wernicke, Theodor Meynert, another prominent scientist in Germany, never accepted the new structure due to his belief that all white matter pathways ran horizontally.
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Axoplasmic transport provides the mechanism to bidirectionally translocate not only organelles and viruses but also injected NPs, which are widely used neuroanatomists to trace nerve fiber connectivity (Weiss and Gorio 1982).