neuroplasticity

[ noo r-oh-pla-stis-i-tee, nyoo r ]
/ ˌnʊər oʊ plæˈstɪs ɪ ti, ˌnyʊər /
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noun

the capacity of the nervous system to develop new neuronal connections: research on neuroplasticity of the brain after injury.

Nearby words

  1. neuropharmacology,
  2. neurophysin,
  3. neurophysiology,
  4. neuropil,
  5. neuroplasm,
  6. neuroplasty,
  7. neuroplegic,
  8. neuropodia,
  9. neuropore,
  10. neuropsychiatry

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