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neuropsychology

/ (ˌnjʊərəʊsaɪˈkɒlədʒɪ) /
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noun

the study of the effects of brain damage on behaviour and the mind

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neuropsychologist, noun
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Medical definitions for neuropsychology

neuropsychology
[ nur′ō-sī-kŏlə-jē ]

n.

The science that deals with the interrelationships between neurology and psychology.
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