[ koz-mi-tol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌkɒz mɪˈtɒl ə dʒi /
the art or profession of applying cosmetics.
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Origin of cosmetology
OTHER WORDS FROM cosmetologycos·me·to·log·i·cal [koz-mi-tl-oj-i-kuhl], /ˌkɒz mɪ tlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectivecos·me·tol·o·gist, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for cosmetology
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British Dictionary definitions for cosmetology
/ (ˌkɒzmɛˈtɒlədʒɪ) /
the work of beauty therapists, including hairdressing, facials, manicures, etc
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