Definition of nosography in English:

nosography

Line breaks: nos|og¦raphy
Pronunciation: /nɒˈsɒgrəfi
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • 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.

Derivatives

nosographic

adjective

Origin

mid 17th century: from Greek nosos 'disease' + -graphy.

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