Semeiology
Semeiology Se`mei*ol"o*gy (s[=e]`m[-e]*[o^]l"[-o]*j[y^] or s[=e]`m[-i]*[o^]l"[-o]*j[y^]), or Semiology Se`mi*ol"o*gy (s[e^]m`[-e]*[o^]l"[-o]*j[y^]), n. [Gr. shmei^on a mark, a sign + -logy.] The study of signs as an element of communication; the analysis of systems of communication; -- also called {semiotics}. Specifically: (a) (Med.) The science of the signs or symptoms of disease; symptomatology. (b) The art of using signs in signaling. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • semeiology — var of SEMIOLOGY * * * n. see symptomatology * * * se·mei·ol·o·gy (se″me olґə je) [Gr. sēmeion sign + logy] symptomatology …   Medical dictionary

  • semeiology — См. semiologìa …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • semeiology — /see mee ol euh jee, sem ee , see muy /, n. semiology. * * * …   Universalium

  • semeiology — n. study of signs and symbols (also semiology)se·mei·ol·o·gy· || ‚sɪːmɪ É‘lÉ™dʒɪ /‚semɪ É’lÉ™dʒɪ …   English contemporary dictionary

  • semeiology — se·mei·ol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • semeiology — n.; see symptomatology …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • semeiology — se•mei•ol•o•gy [[t]ˌsi miˈɒl ə dʒi, ˌsɛm i , ˌsi maɪ [/t]] n. ling. semiology …   From formal English to slang

  • semeiology — /sɛmiˈɒlədʒi/ (say semee oluhjee) noun → semiology …   Australian English dictionary

  • semeiology —   n. see semiology …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • semeiology — var. of SEMIOLOGY. * * * /see mee ol euh jee, sem ee , see muy /, n. semiology …   Useful english dictionary

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