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neuropathology

[ noor-oh-puh-thol-uh-jee, nyoor- ]
/ ˌnʊər oʊ pəˈθɒl ə dʒi, ˌnyʊər- /
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noun
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 [noor-oh-path-uh-loj-i-kuhl], /ˌnʊər oʊˌpæθ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectiveneu·ro·pa·thol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for neuropathology

neuropathology
/ (ˌnjʊərəʊpəˈθɒlədʒɪ) /

noun
the study of diseases of the nervous system

Derived forms of neuropathology

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

neuropathology
[ nur′ō-pə-thŏlə-jē ]

n.
The study of diseases of the nervous system.
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