neonatologist

neonatology

[nee-oh-ney-tol-uh-jee]
noun
the study of the development and disorders of newborn children.

Origin:
1955–60; neonate + -o- + -logy

neonatologist, noun
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neonatology (ˌniːəʊnəˈtɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of medicine concerned with the development and disorders of newborn babies
 
neona'tologist
 
n

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neonatology
branch of medicine concerned with newborn infants, 1960, from neonate "recently born individual" (1932), coined from neo- (q.v.) + L. natus "born."
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neonatology ne·o·na·tol·o·gy (nē'ō-nā-tŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The branch of pediatrics that deals with the diseases and care of newborns. Also called neonatal medicine.


ne'o·na·tol'o·gist n.
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neonatology   (nē'ō-nā-tŏl'ə-jē)  Pronunciation Key 
The branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and care of newborn infants.
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