neuroblocking

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

neuro- +‎ blocking

Noun[edit]

neuroblocking (uncountable)

  1. The blocking of a nerve.
    • 2009 October 3, Bloomberg News, “An Obesity Treatment Fails in a Trial”, New York Times:
      The trial, called Empower, was designed to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the Maestro system, which uses neuroblocking technology to stem hunger.