\ \ [19] Neural is one of a wide range of words for which English is indebted to Greek neuronnerve’ (a relative of Latin nervus, from which English gets nerve). Others include neuralgia [19] (etymologically ‘nerve-pain’), neurology [17], neurosis [18], and neurotic [17].
\ \ Cf.NERVE

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  • neural — neural, ale, aux [ nøral, o ] adj. • 1855; du gr. neuron; cf. neur(o) ♦ Biol. Relatif au système nerveux. Embryol. Plaque neurale, tube neural. Crête neurale. ● neural, neurale, neuraux adjectif Qui se rapporte au système nerveux. ● neural,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • neural — NEURÁL, Ă, neurali, e, adj. Care face parte din sistemul nervos, care este în legătură cu sistemul nervos. ♦ Canal neural = şanţ care brăzdează ectodermul embrionului, din pereţii căruia ia naştere sistemul nervos. [pr.: ne u ] – Din fr. neural.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Neural — Neu ral, a. [Gr. ney^ron nerve.] (Anat. & Zo[ o]l.) relating to the nerves or nervous system; taining to, situated in the region of, or on the side with, the neural, or cerebro spinal, axis; opposed to {hemal}. As applied to vertebrates, neural… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neural — relativo o concerniente a un nervio o a las células nerviosas Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010. neural Perteneciente o relativo a las células nerviosas y sus prolongaciones. Diccionario Mosby Medicina …   Diccionario médico

  • neural — (adj.) pertaining to a nerve or nerves, 1830, from Gk. neuron nerve (see NEURO (Cf. neuro )) + adjectival suffix AL (Cf. al) (1). Related: Neurally …   Etymology dictionary

  • neural — adj. 2 g. Relativo a nervos; nerval …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • neural — adjetivo 1. Área: anatomía Relativo al sistema nervioso …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • neural — adj. Perteneciente o relativo al sistema nervioso y a las neuronas …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • neural — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to a nerve or the nervous system. DERIVATIVES neurally adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • neural — [noor′əl, nyoor′əl] adj. [ NEUR + AL] of a nerve, nerves, or the nervous system …   English World dictionary

  • neural — Nerven betreffend * * * neu|ral 〈Adj.; Med.〉 zu den Nerven, zum Nervensystem gehörend * * * I neural,   die Nerven betreffend, vom Nervensystem ausgehend. II neural,   Physiologie und …   Universal-Lexikon

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