myologist

myology

[mahy-ol-uh-jee]
noun
the science or branch of anatomy dealing with muscles.

Origin:
1640–50; < Neo-Latin myologia. See myo-, -logy

myologic [mahy-uh-loj-ik] , myological, adjective
myologist, noun
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myology (maɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of medical science concerned with the structure and diseases of muscles
 
myologic
 
adj
 
myo'logical
 
adj
 
my'ologist
 
n

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myology my·ol·o·gy (mī-ŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The scientific study of muscles.


my'o·log'ic (mī'ə-lŏj'ĭk) adj.
my·ol'o·gist n.
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