[ yoo-rol-uh-jee ]
/ yʊˈrɒl ə dʒi /
the scientific, clinical, and especially surgical aspects of the study of the urine and the genitourinary tract in health and disease.
OTHER WORDS FROM urologyu·ro·log·ic [yoo r-uh-loj-ik] /ˌyʊər əˈlɒdʒ ɪk/, u·ro·log·i·cal, adjectiveu·rol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for urology
/ (jʊˈrɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of diseases of the urogenital tract
Derived forms of urologyurologic (ˌjʊərəˈlɒdʒɪk) or urological, adjectiveurologist, noun
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Medical definitions for urology
[ yu-rŏl′ə-jē ]
The medical specialty concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the urinary tract in females and of the genitourinary tract in males.
Other words from urologyur′o•log′ic (yur′ə-lŏj′ĭk) null adj.u•rol′o•gist n.
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Scientific definitions for urology
[ yu-rŏl′ə-jē ]
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the urinary tract and urogenital system.
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Cultural definitions for urology
[ (yoo-rol-uh-jee) ]
The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of the urinary tract.
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