noun see oncology

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • oncologist — n. expert in the field of oncology, physician specializing in the study of tumors …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oncologist — on·col·o·gist …   English syllables

  • oncologist — See: oncology …   English dictionary

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