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[noo r-oh-puh-thol-uh-jee, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər oʊ pəˈθɒl ə dʒi, ˌnyʊər-/

the of the nervous system.
the study of diseases of the nervous system

neuropathology neu·ro·pa·thol·o·gy (nur’ō-pə-thŏl’ə-jē, nyur’-)
The study of diseases of the nervous system.


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