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adenology

[ad-n-ol-uh-jee]
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noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. the branch of medicine dealing with the development, structure, function, and diseases of glands.
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Origin of adenology

First recorded in 1745–55; adeno- + -logy
Related formsad·en·o·log·i·cal [ad-n-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌæd n əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjective
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