Definition of neurotize in English:

neurotize

verb

Physiology
  • 1with object Medicine. To provide with new nerve fibres or nerves; to reinnervate.

  • 2with object Psychology. To make neurotic. rare.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Albert Buck (1842–1922). From French neurotiser from neuro- + -iser, with unexplained insertion of -t-.

Pronunciation

neurotize

/ˈnjʊərə(ʊ)tʌɪz/