otorhinolaryngology
noun Date: circa 1900 otolaryngologyotorhinolaryngological adjectiveotorhinolaryngologist noun

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  • otorhinolaryngology — [ōt΄ō rī΄nō lar΄iŋ gäl′ə jē] n. OTOLARYNGOLOGY …   English World dictionary

  • otorhinolaryngology — otorhinolaryngological /oh toh ruy noh leuh ring geuh loj i keuhl/, otorhinolaryngologic, adj. otorhinolaryngologist, n. /oh toh ruy noh lar ing gol euh jee/, n. otolaryngology. [1895 1900; OTO + RHINO + LARYNGOLOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • otorhinolaryngology — noun /ˌɑtoˌrajnoˌlærɪŋˈɡɑlədʒi/ The study of diseases of the ear, nose and throat. Syn: otolaryngology …   Wiktionary

  • otorhinolaryngology — The combined specialties of diseases of the ear, nose, pharynx, and larynx; including diseases of the head and neck, tracheobronchial tree, and esophagus. SEE ALSO: otolaryngology. [oto + G. rhis, nose, + larynx, larynx, + logos …   Medical dictionary

  • otorhinolaryngology — study of ear, nose and throat Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • otorhinolaryngology — n. branch of medicine that is concerned with the study of diseases of the ears and nose and throat …   English contemporary dictionary

  • otorhinolaryngology — [ˌəʊtə(ʊ)ˌrʌɪnəʊˌlarɪŋ gɒlədʒi] noun the study of diseases of the ear, nose, and throat. Derivatives otorhinolaryngologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • otorhinolaryngology — oto·rhinolaryngology …   English syllables

  • otorhinolaryngology — n. the study of ear, nose, and throat diseases (i.e. ENT disorders) …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • otorhinolaryngology — o•to•rhi•no•lar•yn•gol•o•gy [[t]ˌoʊ toʊˌraɪ noʊˌlær ɪŋˈgɒl ə dʒi[/t]] also otolaryngology n. med the study and treatment of diseases of the ear, nose, and throat • Etymology: 1895–1900 o to•rhi no•la•ryn go•log′i•cal ləˌrɪŋ gəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl adj. o… …   From formal English to slang

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