- * * *A surgeon specializing in operations on the brain, spinal cord, spinal column, and peripheral nerves.
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* * *neu·ro·sur·geon (noorґo-sur″jən) a physician who specializes in neurosurgery.
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neurosurgeon — (n.) also neuro surgeon, 1887, from NEURO (Cf. neuro ) + SURGEON (Cf. surgeon). Related: Neurosurgery; neurosurgical … Etymology dictionary
neurosurgeon — neurosurgery ► NOUN ▪ surgery performed on the nervous system. DERIVATIVES neurosurgeon noun neurosurgical adjective … English terms dictionary
neurosurgeon — noun see neurosurgery … New Collegiate Dictionary
neurosurgeon — See neurosurgery. * * * … Universalium
neurosurgeon — noun A surgeon specializing in brain surgery … Wiktionary
neurosurgeon — n. one who performs surgery on the nervous system (Medicine) … English contemporary dictionary
neurosurgeon — neu·ro·surgeon … English syllables
neurosurgeon — /njuroʊˈsɜdʒən/ (say nyoohroh serjuhn) noun a doctor specialising in neurosurgery … Australian English dictionary
neurosurgeon — A doctor who specializes in surgery on the brain, spine, and other parts of the nervous system … English dictionary of cancer terms
neurosurgeon — noun someone who does surgery on the nervous system (especially the brain) • Syn: ↑brain surgeon • Hypernyms: ↑surgeon, ↑operating surgeon, ↑sawbones * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at neuro + … Useful english dictionary