neuropathist

neuropathist

(njʊərˈɒpəθɪst)
n
1. (Medicine) a specialist in treating diseases of the nervous system; a neurologist
2. (Medicine) a physician who views the activity of the nervous system as the cause of disease
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Perhaps what's at work is something comedians or "neuropathists would recognize" as the second half of the set-up to the old joke about how neurotics build castles in the air: "a desire to construct a self-consistent world to live inside." Just like a joke (or a madness), Against the Day refers mostly to itself.