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neonatology

[nee-oh-ney-tol-uh-jee] /ˌni oʊ neɪˈtɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the study of the development and disorders of newborn children.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60; neonate + -o- + -logy
Related forms
neonatologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for neonatology

neonatology

/ˌniːəʊnəˈtɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of medicine concerned with the development and disorders of newborn babies
Derived Forms
neonatologist, noun
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Word Origin and History for neonatology
n.

branch of medicine concerned with newborn infants, 1960, from neonate "recently born infant" + -ology.

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neonatology in Medicine

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 in Science
neonatology
  (nē'ō-nā-tŏl'ə-jē)   
The branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and care of newborn infants.
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