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 (sē′mē-ŏl′ə-jē, sĕm′ē-, sē′mī-)
Variant of semiology.
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(ˌsi miˈɒl ə dʒi, ˌsɛm i-, ˌsi maɪ-)

the study of signs and symbols; semiotics.
[1885–90; < Greek sēmeî(on) sign]
se`mi•o•log′ic (-əˈlɒdʒ ɪk) se`mi•o•log′i•cal, adj.
se`mi•ol′o•gist, n.
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the study or science of signs; semantics. — semeiologist, semiologist, n. — semeiologic, semiologic, semeiological, semiological, adj.
See also: Linguistics
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Semeiology, symptomatology, and pathologic features of rosacea suggest that its pathogenesis is mediated by sensory nerves via antidromically released neuromediators, therefore constituting a model of neurogenic inflammation [3].
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The obtained results after this experiment prove all the assumptions that say that the navigators or any other persons that constantly make physical exercises after a schedule easily endure the semeiology of seasickness, improving their physical abilities.