algology


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al·gol·o·gy

 (ăl-gŏl′ə-jē)
n.


al′go·log′i·cal (ăl′gə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
al′go·log′i·cal·ly adv.
al·gol′o·gist n.

algology

(ælˈɡɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Biology) the branch of biology concerned with the study of algae
algological adj
ˌalgoˈlogically adv
alˈgologist n

algology

(ælˈɡɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the study of pain
[from Greek algos pain]

al•gol•o•gy

(ælˈgɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the study of algae.
[1840–50]
al`go•log′i•cal (-gəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
al•gol′o•gist, n.

algology

the branch of botany that studies seaweeds and algae. Also called phycology. — algologist, n.algological, adj.
See also: Botany
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.algology - the branch of botany that studies algae
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
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Agri: Agri (Algoloji) Dernegi'nin Yayin Organidir = The Journal of the Turkish Society of Algology.
Six months after the surgery, the patient visited the department of algology and an epidural lysis was performed at the lumbar 3-4-5 level.
One such study, published in Pain Management Nursing in March 2014, evaluated the efficacy of classical Turkish music played to 30 patients with neuropathic pain hospitalized in an Algology clinic.
After approval from the ethics committee of Gazi University, this retrospective study was conducted in Algology and Headache departments between 2012 and 2014 in migraine without aura patients.