neurochemical etymology

English word neurochemical comes from English neuro-, English chemical

Detailed word origin of neurochemical

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
neuro- English (eng) Forming compound words relating to nerves, nerve tissue, or the nervous system.
chemical English (eng) (chemistry, sciences) Any specific chemical element or chemical compound or alloy.. (colloquial) An artificial chemical compound.. (slang) An addictive drug. (obsolete) Of or relating to alchemy.. Of or relating to a material or processes not commonly found in nature or in a particular product.. Of or relating to chemistry.
neurochemical English (eng) A chemical substance that is involved in neural activity, such as a neurotransmitter Of or pertaining to neurochemistry, the study of the chemical basis of nerve and brain activity.

Words with the same origin as neurochemical

Descendants of neuro-
neurobiology neurobrucellosis neurofibromatosis neurogenic neurohypnology neuroinformation neurologist neuroma neuroscience neuroscientist neurosecretion neurosemantics neurosis neurosteroid neurosurgeon neurosurgery neurosurgical neurotheological neurotic neurotoxicology neurotoxin neurotransmitter neurovascular neuroweapon
Descendants of chemical
acetaminophen chemigation chemtrail