Definitions

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  • n. Destruction of nerve tissue

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Destruction of nerve-substance; the physiological action of neurolysins.
  • n. The state of exhaustion in a nerve due to over-stimulation.

Etymologies

neuro- + -lysis (Wiktionary)

Examples

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