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gynecologist

[gahy-ni-kol-uh-jist, jin-i-, jahy-ni-] /ˌgaɪ nɪˈkɒl ə dʒɪst, ˌdʒɪn ɪ-, ˌdʒaɪ nɪ-/
noun
1.
a physician specializing in gynecology.
Abbreviation: GYN, gyn.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; gynecolog(y) + -ist
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Examples for gynecologist
  • Susan visits the gynecologist, but finds out her regular doctor is out.
gynecologist in Medicine

gynecologist gy·ne·col·o·gist (gī'nĭ-kŏl'ə-jĭst, jĭn'ĭ-, jī'nĭ-)
n.
A physician specializing in gynecology.

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