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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
neu•ral•gia /nʊˈrældʒə, nyʊ-/USA pronunciation   n. [uncountable]
  1. Pathologysharp pain along the length of a nerve.
neu•ral•gic, adj. See -alg-.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
neu•ral•gia  (nŏŏ raljə, nyŏŏ-),USA pronunciation n. [Pathol.]
  1. Pathologysharp and paroxysmal pain along the course of a nerve.
neu•ralgic, adj. 
  • neur- + -algia 1815–25

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

neuralgia /njʊˈrældʒɪə/ n
  1. severe spasmodic pain caused by damage to or malfunctioning of a nerve and often following the course of the nerve

neuˈralgic adj


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