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neurodegenerative Line breaks: neuro|degen¦era|tive
Pronunciation: /ˌnjʊərə(ʊ)dɪˈdʒɛn(ə)rətɪv/

Definition of neurodegenerative in English:


Resulting in or characterized by degeneration of the nervous system, especially the neurons in the brain: an age-related neurodegenerative disorder
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