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neurophysiology

[noo r-oh-fiz-ee-ol-uh-jee, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər oʊˌfɪz iˈɒl ə dʒi, ˌnyʊər-/
noun
1.
the branch of physiology dealing with the functions of the nervous system.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; neuro- + physiology
Related forms
neurophysiological
[noo r-oh-fiz-ee-uh-loj-i-kuh l, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər oʊˌfɪz i əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl, ˌnyʊər-/ (Show IPA),
neurophysiologic, adjective
neurophysiologicaly, adverb
neurophysiologist, noun
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Examples for neurophysiology
  • Philosophy cannot divorce itself from physics nor from neurophysiology.
  • Dreams may be temporary flights into madness that, by some law of neurophysiology unclear to us, keep us from actual madness.
  • Her professional interests are in neurophysiology and psychiatric disorders.
British Dictionary definitions for neurophysiology

neurophysiology

/ˌnjʊərəʊˌfɪzɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the study of the functions of the nervous system
Derived Forms
neurophysiological (ˌnjʊərəʊˌfɪzɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
neurophysiologically, adverb
neurophysiologist, noun
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neurophysiology in Medicine

neurophysiology neu·ro·phys·i·ol·o·gy (nur'ō-fĭz'ē-ŏl'ə-jē, nyur'-)
n.
The branch of physiology that deals with the functions of the nervous system.

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