[noo-ris-ter, nyoo-] /nʊˈrɪs tər, nyʊ-/
a microelectronic fiberlike device used in information processing.
An electronic component that processes electrical signals in a manner modeling the behavior of neurons.
[noo-rahy-tis, nyoo-] /nʊˈraɪ tɪs, nyʊ-/ noun, Pathology. 1. inflammation of a nerve. 2. continuous pain in a nerve, associated with paralysis and sensory disturbances. /njʊˈraɪtɪs/ noun 1. inflammation of a nerve or nerves, often accompanied by pain and loss of function in the affected part n. “inflammation of a nerve or nerves,” 1825, from Greek […]
- Neuritic plaque
neuritic plaque n. See senile plaque.
1. a combining form meaning “nerve,” “nerves,” “nervous system,” used in the formation of compound words: neurology. combining form 1. indicating a nerve or the nervous system: neuroblast, neurology before vowels neur-, word-forming element meaning “pertaining to a nerve or nerves or the nervous system,” from Greek neuro-, comb. form of neuron “nerve,” originally “sinew, […]
neuroanastomosis neu·ro·a·nas·to·mo·sis (nur’ō-ə-nās’tə-mō’sĭs, nyur’-) n. Surgical formation of a junction between nerves.