- the study of hearing disorders, including evaluation of hearing function and rehabilitation of patients with hearing impairments.
Origin of audiology
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- the scientific study of hearing, often including the treatment of persons with hearing defects
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Word Origin and History for audiology
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- The study of hearing disorders and the rehabilitation of people with hearing impairments.
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- The scientific study of hearing, especially the diagnosis and treatment of hearing disorders.
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