Meaning of “neurodegenerative” in the English Dictionary

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"neurodegenerative" in British English

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neurodegenerativeadjective

uk /ˌnjʊə.rəʊ.dɪˈdʒen.ə.rə.tɪv/ us /ˌnʊr.oʊ.dɪˈdʒen.ə.rə.t̬ɪv/ specialized

involving the nerves gradually stopping working:

neurodegenerative disease

(Definition of “neurodegenerative” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)