of a nerve, nerves, or the nervous system: neuropathology
Origin of neuro-; from Classical Greek neuron, nerve
- Nerve: neuroblast.
- Neural: neuropathology.
Origin of neuro-Greek, sinew, string, from neuron; see (s)ne&schwa;u- in Indo-European roots.
- (informal) Neurologist.
- Forming compound words relating to nerves or the nervous system.
From Ancient Greek Î½ÎµÏ…ÏÎ¿- (neuro-), combining form of Î½Îµá¿¦ÏÎ¿Î½ (neuron, “sinew, tendon, cord").