Neurility
Neurility Neu*ril"i*ty, n. [Gr. ney^ron nerve.] (Physiol.) The special properties and functions of the nerves; that capacity for transmitting a stimulus which belongs to nerves. [archaic] --G. H. Lewes. [1913 Webster]

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  • neurility — The property, inherent in nerves, of conducting stimuli. * * * neu·ril·i·ty n(y)u̇ ril ət ē n, pl ties the special properties and functions of the nerves * * * neu·ril·i·ty (n rilґĭ te) the sum of the attributes and functions of nerve tissue …   Medical dictionary

  • neurility — n. property of nerves; function of nerves (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • neurility — neu·ril·i·ty …   English syllables

  • neurility — n(y)üˈriləd.ē, ətē, i noun ( es) Etymology: neur + ile (I) + ity : the special properties and functions of the nerves …   Useful english dictionary

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