onconeural etymology

English word onconeural comes from English neural, English onco- (Pertaining to tumors.)

Detailed word origin of onconeural

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
neural English (eng) (biology) Of, or relating to the nerves, neurons or the nervous system.. (computing) Modelled on the arrangement of neurons in the brain.
onco- English (eng) Pertaining to tumors.
onconeural English (eng) Relating to cancer and to the neural system.

Words with the same origin as onconeural

Descendants of onco-
oncoapoptosis oncocyte oncofertility oncofetal oncogene oncogenesis oncogenic oncogenomic oncogenotype oncograph oncolytic oncometabolite oncometer oncomir oncomouse onconeuronal oncoplastic oncoprotein oncosis oncostatic oncosuppressor oncotarget oncotype proto-oncogene