(NIC) A body that provides information, assistance and services to network users. These will typically include telephone and electronic mail “help desk” type services for users and network information services such as hostnames and addresses which are accessed automatically by computers using some client-server protocol (usually Sun’s NIS).
See also Network Operations Center.
- Network filing system
spelling Misnomer for Network File System.
neurochorioretinitis neu·ro·cho·ri·o·ret·i·ni·tis (nur’ō-kôr’ē-ō-rět’n-ī’tĭs, nyur’-) n. Inflammation of the choroid coat of the eye, the retina, and the optic nerve.
neurochoroiditis neu·ro·cho·roid·i·tis (nur’ō-kôr’oi-dī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the choroid coat of the eye and the optic nerve.
[noo r-oh-kem-uh-stree, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər oʊˈkɛm ə stri, ˌnyʊər-/ noun 1. the branch of science that is concerned with the of the nervous system. neurochemistry neu·ro·chem·is·try (nur’ō-kěm’ĭ-strē, nyur’-) n. The study of the chemical composition and processes of the nervous system and the effects of chemicals on it.