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neuroscience Syllabification: neu·ro·sci·ence
Pronunciation: /ˈn(y)o͝orōˌsīəns/

Definition of neuroscience in English:


Any or all of the sciences, such as neurochemistry and experimental psychology, which deal with the structure or function of the nervous system and brain.
Example sentences
  • Some of the problems that we've been dealing with in the neurosciences and the cognitive sciences concerns the initial state of the organism.
  • This Institute brings together for the first time the basic neurosciences with psychiatry and neurology to investigate the fundamental neuronal basis of mental illness.
  • Following regionalization, Capital Health employed her as program director of cardiac sciences and neurosciences at UAH and Royal Alexandra Hospital.

Words that rhyme with neuroscience

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