Meaning of NEUROLEPTIC in English

NEUROLEPTIC

/noor'euh lep"tik, nyoor'-/ , n. , adj.

antipsychotic.

[ 1955-60; neuroleptique, equiv. to neuro- NEURO- + -leptique leptikós disposed to take, equiv. to lep- (verbid s. of lambánein to seize) + -tikos -TIC; see -LEPSY ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .