[ noo r-oh-kem-uh-stree, nyoo r- ]
/ ˌnʊər oʊˈkɛm ə stri, ˌnyʊər- /
the branch of science that is concerned with the chemistry of the nervous system.
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OTHER WORDS FROM neurochemistryneu·ro·chem·ist, noun
Words nearby neurochemistry
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Example sentences from the Web for neurochemistry
“These fathers have the circuitry and the neurochemistry to behave like good fathers,” Raeburn explains.
Medical definitions for neurochemistry
[ nur′ō-kĕm′ĭ-strē ]
The study of the chemical composition and processes of the nervous system and the effects of chemicals on it.
Other words from neurochemistryneu′ro•chem′i•cal (-kəl) adj.
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