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Meanings of Neuropteroid:

adjective

Resembling insects of the order neuroptera; specifically designating or belonging to a group (sometimes referred to as the section neuropterida) that comprises the neuroptera in the broader sense.

noun

A neuropteroid insect.

Meanings of Neuropterology:

noun

The study of insects of the order neuroptera; a branch of entomology dealing with such insects.

Meanings of Neuroretinitis:

noun

Inflammation of the optic nerve and retina.

Meanings of Neurorrhaphy:

noun

Surgical repair of a severed nerve; an instance of this.

Neuroscience

ˌnjʊə.rəʊˈsaɪəns

Meanings of Neuroscience:

noun

Any or all of the sciences, such as neurochemistry and experimental psychology, which deal with the structure or function of the nervous system and brain.

Usage examples:

The company's research areas include the neurosciences

Neuroscientist

ˈnjʊərəʊˌsʌɪəntɪst

Meanings of Neuroscientist:

noun

An expert in neuroscience.

Usage examples:

There is a significant and growing need among neuroscientists to exchange experimental data

Meanings of Neurosecretion:

noun

Secretion of a biologically active substance by a neuron or cell of neural origin.

Meanings of Neurosecretory:

adjective

Performing, produced by, or relating to neurosecretion.

Meanings of Neurosensory:

adjective

Of or relating to the sensory components of the nervous system.

Neuroses

ˌnjʊəˈrəʊsɪs

Meanings of Neuroses:

noun

A relatively mild mental illness that is not caused by organic disease, involving symptoms of stress (depression, anxiety, obsessive behaviour, hypochondria) but not a radical loss of touch with reality.

Usage examples:

Freud's two-stage account of neurosis

Plural of neurosis

Neurosis

ˌnjʊəˈrəʊsɪs

Meanings of Neurosis:

noun

A relatively mild mental illness that is not caused by organic disease, involving symptoms of stress (depression, anxiety, obsessive behaviour, hypochondria) but not a radical loss of touch with reality.

Usage examples:

Freud's two-stage account of neurosis

Meanings of Neuroskeletal:

adjective

Of or relating to the neuroskeleton.

Meanings of Neuroskeleton:

noun

The endoskeleton of the vertebrate; (later) specifically the axial skeleton.

Meanings of Neurosurgeon:

noun

A surgeon specializing in surgery on the nervous system, especially the brain and spinal cord.

Usage examples:

One of the most respected neurosurgeons in north america

Neurosurgeries

ˌnjʊə.rəʊˈsɜː.dʒər.i

Meanings of Neurosurgeries:

noun

Operations on any part of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord, and individual nerves

Neurosurgery

ˌnjʊə.rəʊˈsɜː.dʒər.i

Meanings of Neurosurgery:

noun

Surgery performed on the nervous system, especially the brain and spinal cord.

Usage examples:

These techniques sometimes require the input of other surgical disciplines such as neurosurgery and…

Neurosurgical

ˌnjʊə.rəʊˈsɜː.dʒɪ.kəl

Meanings of Neurosurgical:

adjective

Relating to or involving surgery performed on the nervous system, especially the brain and spinal cord.

Usage examples:

Neurosurgical procedures to help minimize brain damage

Neurosyphilis

ˌnjʊrəʊˈsɪfəlɪs

Meanings of Neurosyphilis:

noun

Syphilis that involves the central nervous system.

Usage examples:

Tertiary syphilis or neurosyphilis should be treated with penicillin g sodium, 3 million units iv e…

Meanings of Neurotendinous:

adjective

Designating a tendon spindle.

Neurotic

njʊəˈrɒt.ɪk

Meanings of Neurotic:

adjective

Having, caused by, or relating to neurosis.

Usage examples:

Thus, by putting the patient in contact with his phantasy world, psychoanalysis offers a special se…
noun

A neurotic person.

Usage examples:

I wasn't going to be labelled as a hypochondriac or neurotic

Meanings of Neurotically:

adverb

Strangely or in a worried and nervous way, often because you have a mental illness

Usage examples:

He became neurotically jealous of her work life., she kept looking neurotically over her shoulder.

Meanings of Neuroticism:

noun

The condition of often feeling worried and nervous, often because of a mental illness

Usage examples:

Researchers found that high levels of neuroticism were linked to lower life expectancy.

Meanings of Neuroticize:

verb

To make neurotic.

Neurotics

njʊəˈrɒt.ɪk

Meanings of Neurotics:

noun

A neurotic person.

Usage examples:

I wasn't going to be labelled as a hypochondriac or neurotic
adjective

Having, caused by, or relating to neurosis.

Usage examples:

Thus, by putting the patient in contact with his phantasy world, psychoanalysis offers a special se…

Meanings of Neurotization:

noun

Regeneration of a severed or damaged nerve; (also) spontaneous regrowth or surgical provision of nerve in an area of tissue; reinnervation.

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