traumatology


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trau·ma·tol·o·gy

 (trô′mə-tŏl′ə-jē, trou′-)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the surgical treatment of injuries.

trau′ma·to·log′i·cal adj.
trau′ma·tol′o·gist n.

traumatology

(ˌtrɔːməˈtɒlədʒɪ)
n
the branch of medicine that deals with the surgical treatment of physical injuries caused by accidents or violence

trau•ma•tol•o•gy

(ˌtraʊ məˈtɒl ə dʒi, ˌtrɔ-)

n.
a branch of medicine dealing with major wounds caused by accidents or violence.
[1895–1900]
trau`ma•tol′o•gist, n.

traumatology

the science of wounds and their treatment. — traumatologist, n.
See also: Medical Specialties
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.traumatology - the branch of medicine that deals with the surgical repair of injuries and wounds arising from accidentstraumatology - the branch of medicine that deals with the surgical repair of injuries and wounds arising from accidents
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Translations

traumatology

[ˌtrɔːməˈtɒlədʒi] ntraumatologie f

trau·ma·tol·o·gy

n. traumatología, rama de la cirugía que trata del cuidado de lesiones y heridas.

traumatology

n traumatología
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