Definition of neurocoele in US English:

neurocoele

(also neurocoel)

noun

Embryology
  • The central cavity of the embryonic neural tube or of the (developing) neuraxis.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Burt Green Wilder (1841–1925). From neuro- + -coele.

Pronunciation

neurocoele

/ˈnjʊərəsiːl/