of or relating to a nerve or the nervous system.
- neu·ral·ly, adverb
- in·ter·neu·ral, adjective
- non·neu·ral, adjective
- postneural, adjective
- pre·neu·ral, adjective
- sub·neu·ral, adjective
- un·neu·ral, adjective
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How to use neural in a sentence
These researchers would like to see neural data given the same protections.New technology can get inside your head. Are you ready? | Laura Sanders | February 11, 2021 | Science News For Students
That viewpoint has found purchase in Chile, which is now considering whether to classify neural data with new protections that would not allow companies to get at it.Can privacy coexist with technology that reads and changes brain activity? | Laura Sanders | February 11, 2021 | Science News
When the scientists artificially slowed the young mice’s neural development, they were more likely to remember their way through the maze.What happens to our lost childhood memories? Motherhood sent me looking for answers. | Missy Ryan | February 4, 2021 | Washington Post
So with a direct neural interface, we increase it by a huge magnitude, and also spend longer time with a higher magnitude of processing because of this.Elon Musk busts Clubhouse limit, fans stream to YouTube, he switches to interviewing Robinhood CEO | Mike Butcher | February 1, 2021 | TechCrunch
Usually, a neural network’s parameters are locked into place after training, and the algorithm’s put to work.New ‘Liquid’ AI Learns Continuously From Its Experience of the World | Jason Dorrier | January 31, 2021 | Singularity Hub
The researchers first isolated a set of cells known as neural stem cells (NSCs) from the brains of rats.Fish Oil, Turmeric, and Ginseng, Oh My! Are ‘Brain Foods’ B.S.? | Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD | October 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
“When you do things in the world, you lay down new neural pathways,” says Dr. Dennis.
As he put it: “Any neural nets we can simulate now are incredibly small compared to any kind of animal brain you can imagine.”Soon All Your Best Facebook Friends Will Be Robots | William O’Connor | December 17, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Maybe someday we'll have a financial system like some sort of neural network, that can make geography not matter.
Millions of tweets, texts, emails, and phone calls have one thing in common: they are neural signals in the global brain.Deepak Chopra: The Mideast Protests, Social Networks & the Global Brain | Deepak Chopra | September 22, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
A stimulus sets up a brief neural volley lasting about a hundredth of a second.Insidekick | Jesse Franklin Bone
This is a characteristic of psychological and neural causation.The Analysis of Mind | Bertrand Russell
A long second ticked by, while Forrester tried to apply even more neural pressure.
Then, as the blue sheet of neural energy flickered into being, Forrester slumped in sudden relief.
Misuse of a neural power machine, for one—and the domination and enslavement of a less advanced intelligent culture for another.
British Dictionary definitions for neural
of or relating to a nerve or the nervous system
- neurally, adverb
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Scientific definitions for neural
Relating to the nerves or nervous system.
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