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pharyngology

[far-ing-gol-uh-jee]
noun
  1. the science of the pharynx and its diseases.
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Origin of pharyngology

First recorded in 1835–45; pharyngo- + -logy
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British Dictionary definitions for pharyngology

pharyngology

noun
  1. the branch of medical science concerned with the pharynx and its diseases
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Derived Formspharyngological (ˌfærɪŋɡəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectivepharyngologist, noun
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pharyngology in Medicine

pharyngology

(făr′ĭn-gŏlə-jē, făr′ĭng-)
n.
  1. The medical study of the pharynx and its diseases.
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