Definition of neuropath in English:

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neuropath

Pronunciation: /ˈnjʊərə(ʊ)paθ/

noun

dated
A person affected by nervous disease, or with an abnormally sensitive nervous system.
Example sentences
  • Claude Rains's brainside manner may well fill noncinematic neuropaths with a profound sense of insecurity.
  • Some neuropaths cannot be present at a conversation without moving their lips; this is only an exaggeration of what takes place in the case of every one of us.
  • The medical profession devotes its best energies to the treatment of neuropaths.

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