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English definition of “neurodegenerative”

neurodegenerative

adjective     /ˌnjʊə.rəʊ.dɪˈdʒen.ər.ə.tɪv/ US  /ˌnʊər.oʊ.dɪˈdʒen.ər.ə.t̬ɪv/ specialized
involving the nerves gradually stopping working: neurodegenerative diseaseDisorders of muscles and the nervous system
(Definition of neurodegenerative adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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