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to·kol·o·gy

 (tō-kŏl′ə-jē)
n.
Variant of tocology.

tokology

(tɒˈkɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) a variant spelling of tocology

tocology, tokology

the science of obstetrics or midwifery. — tocologist, tokologist, n.tocological, tokological, adj.
See also: Birth
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Midwifery; or, Principles of Tokology and Embryology.
Separate manuals were written for men and women, and they included William Alcott's Young Man's Guide (1833), Russell Trall's Sexual Physiology (1866), and Alice Stockham's Tokology: A Book for Every Woman (1883).
See Stockham, Tokology: A Book for Every Woman (1886; rev.