[noor-oh-kem-uh-stree, nyoor-]
the branch of science that is concerned with the chemistry of the nervous system.

1920–25; neuro- + chemistry

neurochemist, noun Unabridged
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neurochemistry neu·ro·chem·is·try (nur'ō-kěm'ĭ-strē, nyur'-)
The study of the chemical composition and processes of the nervous system and the effects of chemicals on it.

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