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gynecology

Syllabification: gy·ne·col·o·gy
Pronunciation: /ˌɡīnəˈkäləjē
 
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(British gynaecology)

Definition of gynecology in English:

noun

The branch of physiology and medicine that deals with the functions and diseases specific to women and girls, especially those affecting the reproductive system.
Example sentences
  • Fields of application include cardiology, emergency medicine, obstetrics / gynecology, radiology, surgery, and vascular.
  • We believe that product can reach all areas of the anatomy, and might have neurology, cardiovascular disease, urology, gynecology, and other applications.
  • There are also organised integrated courses for physicians from different fields - internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics and gynecology and oncology.

Derivatives

gynecologic

1
Pronunciation: /-kəˈläjik/
adjective
Example sentences
  • The nurse practitioner obstetric / gynecologic liaison developed a quality improvement monitor to be used for peer review in the future if indicated.
  • All patients were hospitalized and were scheduled to undergo gynecologic, orthopedic, urologic, vascular, or general surgery.
  • Participants accepted in the sample were required to be free of oral contraceptives, intrauterine contraceptive devices, and gynecologic illnesses.

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