How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"neuro" is from "sinew" (string) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "nerve" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The main symptoms of neuritis are a tingling and burning sensation, and stabbing pains in the affected nerves.|
|This neurobiologist does not state in exacting physiological terms how the body contributes to the brain's emotionality.|