gynecology

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gy·ne·col·o·gy

 (gī′nĭ-kŏl′ə-jē, jĭn′ĭ-)
n.
The branch of medicine dealing with health care for women, especially the diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the female reproductive system.

gy′ne·co·log′i·cal (-kə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), gy′ne·co·log′ic adj.
gy′ne·col′o·gist n.
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gy•ne•col•o•gy

(ˌgaɪ nɪˈkɒl ə dʒi, ˌdʒɪn ɪ-)

n.
the branch of medicine that deals with the health maintenance and diseases of women, esp. of the reproductive organs. Abbr.: GYN, gyn
[1840–50]
gy`ne•co•log′ic (-kəˈlɒdʒ ɪk) gy`ne•co•log′i•cal, adj.
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gy·ne·col·o·gy

(gī′nĭ-kŏl′ə-jē)
The branch of medicine that deals with the female reproductive system, its diseases, and their treatment.
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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
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gynecology

The branch of medicine that deals with diseases of women.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gynecology - the branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and hygiene of womengynecology - 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

gynaecology

(gainəˈkolədʒi) (American) gynecology noun
the branch of medicine which deals with the diseases of women.
ˌgynaeˈcologist noun
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gy·ne·col·o·gy

n. ginecología, estudio de los trastornos que afectan los órganos reproductivos femeninos.
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gynecology

n ginecología, rama de la medicina que se ocupa del aparato reproductor femenino y sus enfermedades
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References in periodicals archive ?
[2] Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynocology, Niloufer Hospital, Hyderabad.
1 1965 David Entwistla University of Cancer, Gynocology
Data was collected using the structured interview carried out in Arabic, typically in the participant's home, by a team of female and male Iraqi-born obstetric and gynocology specialists.