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o·to·lar·yn·gol·o·gy

 (ō′tō-lăr′ĭng-gŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the ear, nose, and throat. Also called otorhinolaryngology.

o′to·lar·yn′go·log′i·cal (-lə-rĭng′gə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
o′to·lar′yn·gol′o·gist n.
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otolaryngology

(ˌəʊtəʊˌlærɪŋˈɡɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the ear, nose, and throat and their diseases. Sometimes called: otorhinolaryngology
otolaryngological adj
ˌotoˌlarynˈgologist n
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o•to•rhi•no•lar•yn•gol•o•gy

(ˌoʊ toʊˌraɪ noʊˌlær ɪŋˈgɒl ə dʒi)

also otolaryngology,



n.
the study and treatment of diseases of the ear, nose, and throat.
[1895–1900]
o`to•rhi`no•la•ryn`go•log′i•cal (-ləˌrɪŋ gəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
o`to•rhi`no•la•ryn•gol′o•gist, n.
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otolaryngology

the medical practice dealing with the ear, nose, and throat; otology and laryngology combined for medical study or practice. — otolaryngologist, n. — otolaryngological, adj.
See also: Medical Specialties
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.otolaryngology - the medical specialty that deals with diseases of the ear, nose and throat
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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Translations

o·to·lar·yn·gol·o·gy

n. otolaringología, estudio de la garganta, la nariz y los oídos.
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otolaryngology

n otorrinolaringología; rama de la medicina que se ocupa del oído, nariz y garganta y sus enfermedades
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