Definition of gynaecology in English:

Share this entry

gynaecology

Pronunciation: /ˌɡʌɪnɪˈkɒlədʒi/
(US gynecology)

noun

[mass noun]
The branch of physiology and medicine which 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.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: gy¦nae|col¦ogy

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.