neurobiology
noun Date: 1906 a branch of the life sciences that deals with the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the nervous system • neurobiological adjectiveneurobiologist noun

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  • Neurobiology — is the study of cells of the nervous system and the organization of these cells into functional circuits that process information and mediate behavior. [Shepard, G. M. (1994). Neurobiology. 3rd Ed. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0 19 508843 3] It… …   Wikipedia

  • neurobiology — [noor΄ōbī äl′ə jē, nyoor΄bī äl′ə jē] n. a branch of biology that deals with the nervous system and its ability to react, learn, etc. neurobiologist n …   English World dictionary

  • neurobiology — neurobiological /noor oh buy euh loj i keuhl/, adj. neurobiologically, adv. neurobiologist, n. /noor oh buy ol euh jee, nyoor /, n. the branch of biology that is concerned with the anatomy and physiology of the nervous system. [1905 10; NEURO +… …   Universalium

  • neurobiology — noun The scientific study of nerve and brain function in people and animals …   Wiktionary

  • neurobiology — The biology of the nervous system. * * * neu·ro·bi·ol·o·gy bī äl ə jē n, pl gies a branch of science that deals with the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the nervous system neu·ro·bi·o·log·i·cal .bī ə läj i kəl also neu·ro·bi·o·log·ic ik adj …   Medical dictionary

  • neurobiology — study of anatomy of the nervous system Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • neurobiology — noun the biology of the nervous system. Derivatives neurobiological adjective neurobiologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • neurobiology — neu·ro·biology …   English syllables

  • neurobiology — neu•ro•bi•ol•o•gy [[t]ˌnʊər oʊ baɪˈɒl ə dʒi, ˌnyʊər [/t]] n. bio the branch of biology that deals with the anatomy and physiology of the nervous system • Etymology: 1905–10 neu ro•bi o•log′i•cal əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl adj. neu ro•bi o•log′i•cal•ly, adv.… …   From formal English to slang

  • neurobiology — /ˌnjuroʊbaɪˈɒlədʒi/ (say .nyoohroh buyoluhjee) noun the scientific study of the anatomy, physiology and biochemistry of the nervous system. –neurobiologist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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