[ vuh-neer-ee-ol-uh-jee ]
/ vəˌnɪər iˈɒl ə dʒi /
the branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of venereal, or sexually transmitted, disease.
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Also ven·er·ol·o·gy [ven-uh-rol-uh-jee]. /ˌvɛn əˈrɒl ə dʒi/.
OTHER WORDS FROM venereologyve·ne·re·ol·o·gist, noun
Words nearby venereology
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British Dictionary definitions for venereology
/ (vɪˌnɪərɪˈɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of venereal disease
Derived forms of venereologyvenereologist, noun
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Medical definitions for venereology
[ və-nîr′ē-ŏl′ə-jē ]
The study of sexually transmitted diseases.
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