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organology

[awr-guh-nol-uh-jee] /ˌɔr gəˈnɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of biology that deals with the structure and functions of the organs of living things.
Origin of organology
1805-1815
First recorded in 1805-15; organo- + -logy
Related forms
organologic
[awr-guh-nl-oj-ik, awr-gan-l-oj-] /ˌɔr gə nlˈɒdʒ ɪk, ɔrˌgæn lˈɒdʒ-/ (Show IPA),
organological, adjective
organologist, noun
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organology

/ˌɔːɡəˈnɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the study of the structure and function of the organs of animals and plants
Derived Forms
organological (ˌɔːɡənəʊˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
organologist, noun
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organology in Medicine

organology or·gan·ol·o·gy (ôr'gə-nŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The branch of biology that deals with the structure and function of organs.


or'gan·o·log'ic (ôr'gə-nə-lŏj'ĭk, ôr-gān'ə-) or or'gan·o·log'i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
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