neurologist

[noo-rol-uh-jist, nyoo-]
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noun

a physician specializing in neurology.

Nearby words

  1. neuroleptic,
  2. neuroleptic malignant syndrome,
  3. neurolinguistics,
  4. neurological,
  5. neurologically,
  6. neurology,
  7. neurolysin,
  8. neurolysis,
  9. neurolytic,
  10. neuroma

Origin of neurologist

First recorded in 1825–35; neurolog(y) + -ist

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Word Origin and History for neurologist

neurologist

n.

1801, from neurology + -ist.

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