gastrology

gastrology

[ga-strol-uh-jee]
noun
the study of the structure, functions, and diseases of the stomach.

Origin:
1800–10; gastro- + -logy

gastrologic [gas-truh-loj-ik] , gastrological, adjective
gastrologically, adverb
gastrologist, noun
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gastrology (ɡæsˈtrɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
a former name for gastroenterology
 
gastrological
 
adj
 
gas'trologist
 
n

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