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Ancient Greek


neurility (usually uncountable, plural neurilities)

  1. (physiology) The special properties and functions of the nerves; the nervous capacity for transmitting a stimulus.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for neurility in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)