the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases.
Related formsder·ma·to·log·i·cal [dur-muh-tl-oj-i-kuh l] /ˌdɜr mə tlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, der·ma·to·log·ic, adjective
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Contemporary Examples of dermatology
The concert promoter said Jackson was “distracted, not focused,” after his dermatology appointments.
It explains why dermatology has become hugely popular as a specialty.
Historical Examples of dermatology
British Dictionary definitions for dermatology
Derived Formsdermatological (ˌdɜːmətəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectivedermatologist, noun
the branch of medicine concerned with the skin and its diseases
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Related formsder′ma•to•log′i•cal (-tə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) null adj.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases.
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The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the skin, hair, and nails.
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The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of the skin.
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