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  1. a person suffering from or predisposed to a disorder of the nervous system
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Historical Examples of neuropath

  • In anger, as in every other emotion, the neuropath is as transient as he is truculent.

    Epilepsy, Hysteria, and Neurasthenia

    Isaac G. Briggs

  • The neuropath is the individual with an inborn tendency to the neurosis.

  • Neuropath, nū′ro-path, n. one who takes nervous conditions solely or mostly into account in his pathology.

  • Neuropaths must pass on some defect; therefore, though victims may marry, no neuropath has a right to have children.

  • Any happiness in marriage to a neuropath is largely dependent on the self-sacrifice of the wife.