neuropharmacological

neuropharmacology

[noor-oh-fahr-muh-kol-uh-jee, nyoor-]
noun Pharmacology.
the branch of pharmacology concerned with the effects of drugs on the nervous system.

Origin:
1945–50; neuro- + pharmacology

neuropharmacologic [noor-oh-fahr-muh-kuh-loj-ik, nyoor-] , neuropharmacological, adjective
neuropharmacologically, adverb
neuropharmacologist, noun
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neuropharmacology neu·ro·phar·ma·col·o·gy (nur'ō-fär'mə-kŏl'ə-jē, nyur'-)
n.
The study of the action of drugs on the nervous system.

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