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gynaecology

(ˌɡaɪnɪˈkɒlədʒɪ) or

gynecology

n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) the branch of medicine concerned with diseases in women, esp those of the genitourinary tract
gynaecological, ˌgynaecoˈlogic, ˌgynecoˈlogical, ˌgynecoˈlogic adj
ˌgynaeˈcologist, ˌgyneˈcologist n
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gynecology, gynaecology

the branch of medical science that studies the diseases of women, especially of the reproductive organs. — gynecologist, n.gynecologic, gynecological, adj.
See also: Women
-Ologies & -Isms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gynaecology - the branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and hygiene of womengynaecology - the branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and hygiene of women
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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Translations
طِب الأمراض النِسائيَّه
gynekologie
gynækologi
nőgyógyászat
kvensjúkdómafræîi
ginekologasginekologija
ginekoloģija
gynekológia
jinekolojikadın hastalıkları

gynaecology

gynecology (US) [ˌgaɪnɪˈkɒlədʒɪ] Nginecología f
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gynaecology

[ˌgaɪnɪˈkɒlədʒi] (British) gynecology (US) ngynécologie f
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gynaecology

, (US) gynecology
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gynaecology

gynecology (Am) [ˌgaɪnɪˈkɒlədʒɪ] nginecologia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

gynaecology

(gainəˈkolədʒi) (American) gynecology noun
the branch of medicine which deals with the diseases of women.
ˌgynaeˈcologist noun
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References in periodicals archive ?
Balochistan has the highest maternal mortality rate in the country, and that the unavailability of female gynaecologists is one of the prime reasons behind this disaster.
Kharan district is one area of Balochistan where maternal mortality is on a constant increase because a large number of delivery cases are handled by untrained midwives since gynaecologists are not willing to work in rural areas.
Dubai: Dr Amla Lovett Nazareth, leading obstetrician and gynaecologist from Dubai became the first doctor in her field in the Mena region to be honoured for her outstanding work in her field by the International Federation of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (FIGO).
Zhob -- The provincial health department had issued a notification of appointment of two gynaecologists at DHQ civil hospital last week, but the 'influential' doctors have turned deaf ear to the Balochistan government's order,' lamented a social activist Fazal Salaar, who has set up a protesting camp in front of Zhob press club amid chilly weather for the acceptance of his demands.
The gynaecologists from all over the city and urologists from all over Pakistan are participating in lectures and live case demonstrations specially on female patients from gynaecological disorders and male patients with dysfunction of bladder, urethra and lower urinary tract symptoms.
KARACHI -- A two-day course on Urodynamics was inaugurated at Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) where more than 250 urologists, gynaecologists and postgraduates are participating in the course.
QUETTA:Balochistan has the highest maternal mortality rate in the country, with the nonavailability of female gynaecologists in rural parts of the province being one of the prime reasons.
QUETTA -- Balochistan has the highest maternal mortality rate in the country, with the nonavailability of female gynaecologists in rural parts of the province being one of the prime reasons.
"That incident made me lose faith in what I like to call celebrity doctors the least that experienced doctor could have done was recommend several tests, one of which would have hopefully pinpointed the problem, but I guess exhaustion had got the better of him," she concluded.FRUSTRATINMs Adhiambo is eight months pregnant with her second child, and attends antenatal clinics at a private hospital in Nairobi, where she is seen by either of two gynaecologists.
Nearly all the women who died were not seen by gynaecologists. 'Yes gynaecologists are very few.
Earlier in the week, pregnant women were dismayed to discover after hours of waiting, that there were no doctors to examine them as both gynaecologists were on sick leave.