gynecopathy


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gy·ne·cop·a·thy

 (gī′nĭ-kŏp′ə-thē, jĭn′ĭ-)
n. pl. gy·ne·cop·a·thies
Any of various diseases specific to women.
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gynecopathy, gynaecopathy

any illness that afflicts only women. — gynecopathic, gynaecopathic, adj.
See also: Women
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