Definition of nigrostriatal in English:

nigrostriatal

adjective

Anatomy
  • Of, relating to, or connecting the substantia nigra and the corpus striatum of the brain.

Origin

1940s. From nigra + -o- + striatal.

Pronunciation

nigrostriatal

/ˌnʌɪɡrəʊstrʌɪˈeɪtl/