nosogeography

nosogeography

[nos-oh-jee-og-ruh-fee]
noun
the study of the geographical causes and distribution of diseases.
Also called nosochthonography [nos-ok-thuh-nog-ruh-fee] .


Origin:
noso- + geography

nosogeographic [nos-oh-jee-uh-graf-ik] , nosogeographical, adjective
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