neural

[ noo r-uh l, nyoo r- ]
/ ˈnʊər əl, ˈnyʊər- /

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 neurally

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 neurally

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 neurally

neural
[ nurəl ]

Relating to the nerves or nervous system.
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