Otology O*tol"o*gy, n. [Oto- + -logy.] The branch of science which treats of the ear and its diseases. [1913 Webster]

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  • Otology — is a branch of biomedicine which studies normal and pathological anatomy and physiology of the ear (hearing and vestibular sensory systems and related structures and functions) as well as its diseases, diagnosis and treatment. Some of the… …   Wikipedia

  • otology — ☆ otology [ō täl′ə jē ] n. [ OTO + LOGY] the branch of medicine dealing with the ear and its disorders otological [ōt΄ō läj′i kəl] adj. otologist n …   English World dictionary

  • otology — otological /oht l oj i keuhl/, adj. otologist, n. /oh tol euh jee/, n. the science of the ear and its diseases. [1835 45; OTO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • otology — noun The branch of medicine that deals with the ear, its structure, function and pathology. See Also: otolaryngology, otorhinolaryngology …   Wiktionary

  • Otology — The study and medical care of the ear. * * * The branch of medical science concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the ear and related structures. [oto + G. logos, study] * * * otol·o·gy jē n …   Medical dictionary

  • otology — study of the ear Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • otology — o·tol·o·gy || əʊ tÉ‘lÉ™dʒɪ / tÉ’ n. branch of medicine concerned with the study of the form and function of ears and ear diseases …   English contemporary dictionary

  • otology — [əʊ tɒlədʒi] noun the study of the anatomy and diseases of the ear. Derivatives otological adjective otologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • otology — otol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • otology — n. the study of diseases of the ear …   The new mediacal dictionary

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