Definition of neurologist in English:

neurologist

noun

  • A specialist in the anatomy, functions, and organic disorders of nerves and the nervous system.

    ‘a neurologist who studies brain-damaged patients’
    • ‘By this time, neurologists had diagnosed that Sue had multiple sclerosis.’
    • ‘An eminent behavioural neurologist, he has spent many years understanding why and how people remember and forget.’
    • ‘He was examined by a neurologist at the time of admission.’
    • ‘In my final week, I shadowed Dr. Koehn, a pediatric neurologist.’
    • ‘He was an outstanding clinical neurologist whose work on migraine earned him an international reputation.’
    • ‘He was trained by eminent neurologist Prof. Raymond Garcin at the Salpêtrière Hospital.’
    • ‘She had qualified as both a neurologist and psychiatrist.’
    • ‘The neurologists explained that head injuries often cause people to lose track of days.’
    • ‘I think you need to see a consultant neurologist straight away.’
    • ‘My internist referred me to a neurologist, who sent me for an MRI.’

Pronunciation

neurologist

/njʊˈrɒlədʒɪst/