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Unformatted text preview: 1 Neuroanatomical, Neurophysiological and Neuropsychological Terminology This table lists the original Greek and Latin meanings of neuroscience words. Many of the words are neuroanatomical terms, but neurological symptoms and disorders are also included. WORD MEANING abducens.....drawing away ablation.....carrying away acetylcholine.....vinegar bile adrenalin.....near the kidney afferent.....to carry alar.....wing-like alveus.....canal amacrine.....long fiber ambidextrous.....both right ambiguus.....doubtful amblyopia.....dull vision amnesia.....forgetfulness ampulla.....small bottle amygdala.....almond aphasia.....no speech aqueduct.....water canal analgesia.....no pain aneurysm.....widening anesthesia.....no sensation ansa.....urn handle antitoxin.....against poison aphagia.....no eat aphasia.....no speech aqueduct.....water canal arachnoid.....spider web-like arbor vitae.....tree of life arcuate n......bow shaped astrocyte.....star-like cell ataxia.....not orderly aura.....breath, breeze auricle.....a little ear autonomic.....self law axon.....axis, axle basilar.....base WORD MEANING bouton.....button brachium.....arm bregma.....front of the head calcarine.....spur-shaped callosum.....hard, tough cannula.....reed carotid.....to put to sleep cataplexy.....down stroke, seizure catatonia.....down tone cauda.....tail cauda equina.....horse tail cauda equina....
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