The systematic description of diseases.
More example sentences
- Hippocratic nosography viewed a membrane over the vagina as an abnormality, classing it with membranes that harmfully covered other orifices - the anus or the penis, for example.
mid 17th century: from Greek nosos 'disease' + -graphy.
Pronunciation: /ˌnōsəˈgrafik, ˌnä-/adjective
Definition of nosography in:
- The British & World English dictionary