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neuroscience

Syllabification: neu·ro·sci·ence
Pronunciation: /ˈn(y)o͝orōˌsīəns
 
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Definition of neuroscience in English:

noun

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.

Derivatives

neuroscientist

1
Pronunciation: /-ˈsīəntist/
noun
Example sentences
  • Therefore, it would be an excellent addition to the libraries of neuropathologists, neurologists, or molecular neuroscientists.
  • To me, it is unclear whether the intended readership is the public, the clinician, or the neuroscientist.
  • He was a neuroscientist who became an immunologist.

Words that rhyme with neuroscience

alliance, appliance, compliance, defiance, misalliance, reliance, science

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