[ noo r-uh-jen-ik, nyoo r- ]
/ ˌnʊər əˈdʒɛn ɪk, ˌnyʊər- /

adjective Medicine/Medical.

originating in a nerve or nerve tissue.


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Also neu·rog·e·nous [noo-roj-uh-nuh s, nyoo-] /nʊˈrɒdʒ ə nəs, nyʊ-/.

Origin of neurogenic

First recorded in 1900–05; neuro- + -genic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for neurogenous

/ (ˌnjʊərəʊˈdʒɛnɪk) /


originating in or stimulated by the nervous system or nerve impulses
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Medical definitions for neurogenous (1 of 2)

[ nu-rŏjə-nəs ]


Originating in the nerves or the nervous tissue.

Medical definitions for neurogenous (2 of 2)

[ nur′ə-jĕnĭk ]


Originating in the nerves or nervous tissue.
Caused or affected by the nerves or nervous system.
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