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nosogeography

[nos-oh-jee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌnɒs oʊ dʒiˈɒg rə fi/
noun
1.
the study of the geographical causes and distribution of diseases.
Also called nosochthonography
[nos-ok-thuh-nog-ruh-fee] /ˌnɒs ɒk θəˈnɒg rə fi/ (Show IPA)
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nosogeographic
[nos-oh-jee-uh-graf-ik] /ˌnɒs oʊˌdʒi əˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
nosogeographical, adjective
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