neuroweapon etymology

English word neuroweapon comes from English weapon, English neuro-

Detailed word origin of neuroweapon

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
weapon English (eng) (informal, humorous) A tool of any kind.. An instrument of attack or defense in combat or hunting, e.g. most guns, missiles, or swords.. An instrument or other means of harming or exerting control over another.
neuro- English (eng) Forming compound words relating to nerves, nerve tissue, or the nervous system.
neuroweapon English (eng) (military) Any weapon that targets the nervous system of an enemy combatant.

Words with the same origin as neuroweapon

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