neurotrophic

[ noo r-uh-trof-ik, -troh-fik, nyoo r- ]
/ ˌnʊər əˈtrɒf ɪk, -ˈtroʊ fɪk, ˌnyʊər- /

adjective

of or relating to the effect of nerves on the nutritive processes.

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Origin of neurotrophic

First recorded in 1895–1900; neuro- + -trophic
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