Adjective "neurology" definition and examples

(Neurology may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˌnjʊəˈrɒlədʒi/

Definitions and examples

noun

The branch of medicine or biology that deals with the anatomy, functions, and organic disorders of nerves and the nervous system.
  1. 'In retirement he and Pauline worked diligently to further medical education in dermatology and neurology in Russia.'
  2. 'Moreover, basic neuroscience and clinical neurology ranked at the top of the list for difficulty in learning and complexity.'

More definitions

1. the science of the nerves and the nervous system, especially of the diseases affecting them.

More examples(as adjective)

"departments can be neurology."

"researchers can be neurology."

"disorders can be neurology."

"communities can be neurology."

Origin

Late 17th century: from modern Latin neurologia, from neuro- + -logy.