[noo r-oh-muhs-kyuh-ler, nyoo r-]


pertaining to or affecting both nerves and muscles.

Origin of neuromuscular

First recorded in 1875–80; neuro- + muscular Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for neuromuscular



of, relating to, or affecting nerves and muscles
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neuromuscular in Medicine




Of, relating to, or affecting both nerves and muscles.
Having the characteristics of both nervous and muscular tissue.
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