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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the nervous system.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Scientific knowledge or investigation of the form and functions of the nervous system in sickness and in health.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The branch of science which treats of the nervous system.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The branch of medicine that deals with the disorders of nervous system.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun (neurology) the branch of medicine that deals with the nervous system and its disorders
  • noun the branch of medical science that deals with the nervous system

Etymologies

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From New Latin neurologia; see neuro- + -logy.

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