neurolinguist


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neurolinguist

(ˌnjʊərəʊˈlɪŋɡwɪst)
n
(Linguistics) a specialist in neurolinguistics
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Noun1.neurolinguist - someone trained in neuroscience and linguistics who studies brain processes during language production and reception
linguist, linguistic scientist - a specialist in linguistics
neuroscientist - a neurobiologist who specializes in the study of the brain
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At times it seems that the miniscule advances in plot only serve to introduce the next snippet of conversation with a neurolinguist or to summarize the contested findings of a linguistics study.
Sally Shaywitz, a neurolinguist and Co-Director of the Yale Center for the Study of Learning and Attention.
Lakoff is a cognitive scientist, a neurolinguist to be more exact, who specializes in a fascinating field known as "Semantic Framing.
Since its identification in 1961, Williams syndrome (WS), called a "beautiful mystery" by neurolinguist Ursula Bellugi (Bellugi, Bihrle, Jernigan, Trauner, & Doherty, 1990), has emerged from obscurity to fascinate researchers, physicians, educators, and others.