- Neurology is defined as the branch of medicine that deals with the nervous system.
An example of neurology is a doctor researching the best migraine medication for their patient.
Origin: ModL neurologia: see neuro- and amp; -logy
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- neuˌro·logˈic , neuˌro·logˈi·cal adjective
- neuˌro·logˈi·cal·ly adverb
- neu·rolˈo·gist noun
neurology - Cultural Definition
The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of the nervous system.
neurology - Medical Definition
- neurologist noun
neurology - Science Definition
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