[noo r-oh-fiz-ee-ol-uh-jee, nyoo r-]


the branch of physiology dealing with the functions of the nervous system.

Origin of neurophysiology

First recorded in 1865–70; neuro- + physiology
Related formsneu·ro·phys·i·o·log·i·cal [noo r-oh-fiz-ee-uh-loj-i-kuh l, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər oʊˌfɪz i əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl, ˌnyʊər-/, neu·ro·phys·i·o·log·ic, adjectiveneu·ro·phys·i·o·log·i·ca·ly, adverbneu·ro·phys·i·ol·o·gist, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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the study of the functions of the nervous system
Derived Formsneurophysiological (ˌnjʊərəʊˌfɪzɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectiveneurophysiologically, adverbneurophysiologist, noun
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neurophysiology in Medicine




The branch of physiology that deals with the functions of the nervous system.
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