neurotoxicology etymology

English word neurotoxicology comes from English toxicology, English neuro-

Detailed word origin of neurotoxicology

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
toxicology English (eng) (sciences, pharmacology) The branch of pharmacology that deals with the nature, effect, detection and treatment of poisons and poisoning.
neuro- English (eng) Forming compound words relating to nerves, nerve tissue, or the nervous system.
neurotoxicology English (eng) (neuroscience, toxicology) The scientific study of poisoning by neurotoxins.

Words with the same origin as neurotoxicology

Descendants of toxicology
toxicologic
Descendants of neuro-
neurobiology neurobrucellosis neurochemical neurofibromatosis neurogenic neurohypnology neuroinformation neurologist neuroma neuroscience neuroscientist neurosecretion neurosemantics neurosis neurosteroid neurosurgeon neurosurgery neurosurgical neurotheological neurotic neurotoxin neurotransmitter neurovascular neuroweapon