neurolinguistics
The joint study of the areas of the brain that subserve linguistic competence, and of the light they shed upon the structures of that competence.

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  • neurolinguistics — neurolinguist, n. neurolinguistic, adj. /noor oh ling gwis tiks, nyoor /, n. (used with a sing. v.) the study of the neurological processes underlying the development and use of language. [1960 65; NEURO + LINGUISTICS] * * *       the study of… …   Universalium

  • neurolinguistics — noun Science concerned with the human brain mechanisms underlying the comprehension, production and abstract knowledge of language, be it spoken, signed or written …   Wiktionary

  • neurolinguistics — The branch of medical science concerned with the neuroanatomic basis of speech and its disorders. * * * neu·ro·lin·guis·tics liŋ gwis tiks n pl but sing in constr the study of the relationships between the human nervous system and language esp.… …   Medical dictionary

  • neurolinguistics — plural noun [treated as sing.] the branch of linguistics concerned with the relationship between language and the brain. Derivatives neurolinguistic adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • neurolinguistics — /ˌnjuroʊlɪŋˈgwɪstiks/ (say .nyoohrohling gwistiks) noun the study of the mechanisms of the brain relating to the production, comprehension and acquisition of language. –neurolinguistic, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • neurolinguistics — noun the branch of linguistics that studies the relation between language and the structure and function of the nervous system • Derivationally related forms: ↑neurolinguist • Hypernyms: ↑linguistics …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Linguistics — is the scientific study of language, encompassing a number of sub fields. An important topical division is between the study of language structure (grammar) and the study of meaning (semantics). Grammar encompasses morphology (the formation and… …   Wikipedia

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