[noor-oh-ling-gwis-tiks, nyoor-]
noun (used with a singular verb)
the study of the neurological processes underlying the development and use of language.

1960–65; neuro- + linguistics

neurolinguist, noun
neurolinguistic, adjective Unabridged
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neurolinguistics (ˌnjʊərəʊlɪŋˈɡwɪstɪks)
(functioning as singular) the branch of linguistics that deals with the encoding of the language faculty in the brain

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