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laryngology

[lar-ing-gol-uh-jee] /ˌlær ɪŋˈgɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of medicine dealing with the larynx.
Origin of laryngology
1835-1845
First recorded in 1835-45; laryngo- + -logy
Related forms
laryngological
[luh-ring-guh-loj-i-kuh l] /ləˌrɪŋ gəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
laryngologic, adjective
laryngologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for laryngology

laryngology

/ˌlærɪŋˈɡɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of medicine concerned with the larynx and its diseases
Derived Forms
laryngological (ləˌrɪŋɡəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), laryngologic, adjective
laryngologically, adverb
laryngologist, noun
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laryngology in Medicine

laryngology lar·yn·gol·o·gy (lār'ĭn-gŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of disorders of the larynx, pharynx, and fauces.


lar'yn·gol'o·gist n.
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