- the science or branch of anatomy dealing with muscles.
Origin of myology
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Examples from the Web for myology
We will then undertake the study of the muscles of the limbs, and end with the myology of the head.Artistic Anatomy of Animals
Myology and serology of the Avian Family Fringillidae, a taxonomic study.Fishes of Chautauqua, Cowley and Elk Counties, Kansas
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Myology and serology of the Avian Family Fringillidae, ataxonomic study.
- the branch of medical science concerned with the structure and diseases of muscles
Word Origin and History for myology
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- The scientific study of muscles.
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