[ toh-kol-uh-jee ]
/ toʊˈkɒl ə dʒi /
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Origin of tocology
1820–30; <Greek tóko(s) child, childbirth + -logy
Words nearby tocology
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British Dictionary definitions for tocology
/ (tɒˈkɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of medicine concerned with childbirth; obstetrics
Word Origin for tocology
C19: from Greek tokos childbirth, from tiktein to bear
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Medical definitions for tocology
The science of childbirth; midwifery or obstetrics.
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