[ noo r-oh-ling-gwis-tiks, nyoo r- ]
/ ˌnʊər oʊ lɪŋˈgwɪs tɪks, ˌnyʊər- /
noun (used with a singular verb)
the study of the neurological processes underlying the development and use of language.
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OTHER WORDS FROM neurolinguisticsneu·ro·lin·guist, nounneu·ro·lin·guis·tic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for neurolinguistics
/ (ˌnjʊərəʊlɪŋˈɡwɪstɪks) /
(functioning as singular) the branch of linguistics that deals with the encoding of the language faculty in the brain
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