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Netherlands (used with a sing. or pl. verb) a European country on the North Sea between Belgium and Germany (prec. by "the").
nethermost lowest.
nether world the world of the dead; underworld; hell.
netting a fabric with an open netlike weave. [2 definitions]
nettle one of a variety of herbs, the leaves of which are covered with hairs that release a stinging substance when touched. [3 definitions]
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.
neural network in physiology, an interconnected system of neurons that transmits information in a coordinated manner. [2 definitions]
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]
neurobiological pertaining to nervous system biology, or to the study of this biology.
neurobiology the scientific study of the anatomy and physiology of the nervous system.
neurodegenerative pertaining to or characterized by degeneration of the nervous system.
neuroimaging the branch of medicine that deals with producing images of the brain and nervous system; brain imaging. [2 definitions]
neurological of or pertaining to the nervous system or to the diseases that affect it.
neurologist a doctor who specializes in neurology.