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net ton see short ton.
network a system or process that involves a number of persons, groups or organizations. [7 definitions]
networking a process of sharing resources and information among individuals, groups, or organizations that share a common goal.
Neufchâtel a soft, white cheese made from whole or skimmed milk.
neural of or relating to the nervous system or a nerve. [2 definitions]
neuralgia sudden occurrences of short, sharp pains along a nerve.
neurasthenia a condition of exhaustion, confusion, and depression resulting from profound mental or emotional strain; nervous breakdown.
neuritis inflammation of a nerve, sometimes causing pain or loss of muscle control.
neuro- nerve; nervous system. [2 definitions]
neurologist a doctor who specializes in neurology.
neurology the branch of medical science that deals with the nervous system and diseases that affect it.
neuron a single nerve cell, including its axons and dendrites.
neuropathy any disease or irregularity of the nervous system.
neuropsychiatry a branch of medicine that is concerned with the treatment of disorders of both the mind and the nervous system.
neuropteran a neuropterous insect.
neuropterous relating or belonging to a group of insects that have four membranous, lacy wings, such as the lacewing and ant lion.
neurosis any of several functional disorders of the mind that are apparently not caused by any injury to the brain and are manifested by depression, phobias, compulsions, and the like.
neurosurgery the branch of surgery specializing in the nervous system, esp. the brain and spinal cord.
neurotic of or involving a neurosis. [3 definitions]
neurotransmitter a biochemical substance, such as epinephrine, that transmits or inhibits nerve impulses across the synapse of one cell to the synapse of another.
neurotropic tending to enter or affect nerve tissue, as certain viruses.