[ noo r-oh-puh-thol-uh-jee, nyoo r- ]
/ ˌnʊər oʊ pəˈθɒl ə dʒi, ˌnyʊər- /


the pathology of the nervous system.


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Origin of neuropathology

First recorded in 1850–55; neuro- + pathology

OTHER WORDS FROM neuropathology

neu·ro·path·o·log·i·cal [noo r-oh-path-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌnʊər oʊˌpæθ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectiveneu·ro·pa·thol·o·gist, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for neuropathologies

/ (ˌnjʊərəʊpəˈθɒlədʒɪ) /


the study of diseases of the nervous system

Derived forms of neuropathology

neuropathological (ˌnjʊərəʊˌpæθəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectiveneuropathologist, noun
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Medical definitions for neuropathologies

[ nur′ō-pə-thŏlə-jē ]


The study of diseases of the nervous system.
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