Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

neurolinguistics

[noo r-oh-ling-gwis-tiks, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər oʊ lɪŋˈgwɪs tɪks, ˌnyʊər-/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the study of the neurological processes underlying the development and use of language.
Origin of neurolinguistics
1960-1965
First recorded in 1960-65; neuro- + linguistics
Related forms
neurolinguist, noun
neurolinguistic, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for neurolinguistics

neurolinguistics

/ˌnjʊərəʊlɪŋˈɡwɪstɪks/
noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the branch of linguistics that deals with the encoding of the language faculty in the brain
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for neurolinguistics

Word Value for neurolinguistics

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends