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gastrology

[ga-strol-uh-jee] /gæˈstrɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the study of the structure, functions, and diseases of the stomach.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10; gastro- + -logy
Related forms
gastrologic
[gas-truh-loj-ik] /ˌgæs trəˈlɒdʒ ɪk/ (Show IPA),
gastrological, adjective
gastrologically, adverb
gastrologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for gastrological

gastrology

/ɡæsˈtrɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
a former name for gastroenterology
Derived Forms
gastrological (ˌɡæstrəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
gastrologist, noun
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Word Origin and History for gastrological

gastrology

n.

"cooking, good eating," 1810, from gastro- "stomach" + -logy.

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