andrology

andrology

[an-drol-uh-jee]
noun
the study of the functions and diseases peculiar to males, especially of the reproductive organs.

Origin:
1970–75; andro- + -logy

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andrology (ænˈdrɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of medicine concerned with diseases in men, esp of the reproductive organs
 
[C20: from andro- + -logy]
 
an'drologist
 
n

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Main Entry:  andrology
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the scientific study of diseases particular to males, esp. the male sex organs
Etymology:  Greek andros 'man'
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