Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to neurolinguistics: psycholinguistics


The branch of medical science concerned with the neurogenic basis of speech and its disorders.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

neurolinguistic programming

Alternative psychology
A behaviour modification technique developed in 1975 by Richard Bandler and John Grinder, which is based on a reciprocal relationship said to exist between a person’s behaviour and the external manifestations of his or her personality, including vocal tone, posture, eye movements and physiology.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.


Clinical science centered on human brain mechanisms underlying the comprehension, production, and abstract knowledge of language.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Lin, "To be semantically-impaired or to be syntactically-impaired: Linguistic patterns in Chinese-speaking persons with or without dementia," Journal of Neurolinguistics, vol.
Bosco et al., "Assessment of pragmatic impairment in right hemisphere damage," Journal of Neurolinguistics, vol.
In the next chapter ("La neurolinguistica applicata"), Danesi expounds on applied neurolinguistics. He notes that the two hemispheres of the brain have differentiated functions.
Master Practitioner of Neurolinguistics Programming, the National Federation of Neurolinguistics Programming, United States of America
Korzybski's inquiry into human nervous system, neurosemantics and neurolinguistics, has developed a new perspective on physical and epistemic violence.
Despite differences with cognitive approaches that led Toussaint to talk about "an anti-cognitivist cognitive neurolinguistics" (45), his attempt to explain the motivation of linguistic processes through reference to nature has clear parallelisms with Cognitive Linguistics postulates.
Li and colleagues report their results in a recent article published in the Journal of Neurolinguistics.
The study was published in the Journal of Neurolinguistics.
Balconi, Michela (2010) "Biological basis of linguistic and communicative systems: from neurolinguistics to neuropragmatics".
The observances over the linguistic behavior of bilinguals and polyglots, suffering with brain focal lesion, provide an important material for neurolinguistics. Speech dissociations are frequently met (when bilinguals with brain pathology loose fully or partially an ability to speak one language at relative preservation of ability to speak another), as well as the cases of interference between different languages (in the form of elements of one language into the speech in another language).
"Speech and language development following cochlear implantation", Journal of Neurolinguistics, 12, pp.271-288, 6044(99)00018-4
Lamb, "Neurolinguistics and general linguistics: the importance of the microscopic level," Logos and Language, vol.