nasology

[ ney-zol-uh-jee ]
/ neɪˈzɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the scientific study of noses.

Nearby words

  1. nasolabial node,
  2. nasolacrimal,
  3. nasolacrimal canal,
  4. nasolacrimal duct,
  5. nasological,
  6. nasopalatine,
  7. nasopalatine nerve,
  8. nasopharyngeal leishmaniasis,
  9. nasopharyngitis,
  10. nasopharyngolaryngoscope

Origin of nasology

First recorded in 1850–55; naso- + -logy

Related formsna·so·log·i·cal [ney-zuh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌneɪ zəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectivena·sol·o·gist, noun

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