[noo r-oh-ling-gwis-tiks, nyoo r-]
noun (used with a singular verb)
the study of the neurological processes underlying the development and use of language.
Origin of neurolinguistics
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(functioning as singular) the branch of linguistics that deals with the encoding of the language faculty in the brain
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