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neuropharmacology

 [noor″o-fahr″mah-kol´o-je]
scientific study of the effects of drugs on the nervous system.

neu·ro·phar·ma·col·o·gy

(nū'rō-far'mă-kol'ŏ-jē),
The study of drugs that affect neuronal tissue.

neuropharmacology

(no͝or′ō-fär′mə-kŏl′ə-jē, nyo͝or′-)
n.
The study of the action of drugs on the nervous system.

neu′ro·phar′ma·co·log′i·cal (-kə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
neu′ro·phar′ma·col′o·gist n.

neu·ro·phar·ma·col·o·gy

(nūr'ō-fahr'mă-kol'ŏ-jē)
The study of drugs that affect neuronal tissue.

neuropharmacology

The study of drugs that act on the nervous system.
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