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neural

[ noor-uhl, nyoor- ]
/ ˈnʊər əl, ˈnyʊər- /
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adjective
of or relating to a nerve or the nervous system.
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Origin of neural

First recorded in 1830–40; neur- + -al1

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British Dictionary definitions for neural

neural
/ (ˈnjʊərəl) /

adjective
of or relating to a nerve or the nervous system

Derived forms of neural

neurally, adverb
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Medical definitions for neural

neural
[ nurəl ]

adj.
Of or relating to a nerve or the nervous system.
Of, relating to, or located on the same side of the body as the spinal cord; dorsal.
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Scientific definitions for neural

neural
[ nurəl ]

Relating to the nerves or nervous system.
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