rheumatologies

rheumatology

[roo-muh-tol-uh-jee]
noun
the study and treatment of rheumatic diseases.

Origin:
1940–45; rheumat(ic) + -o- -logy

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rheumatology (ˌruːməˈtɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of medicine concerned with the study of rheumatic diseases
 
rheumatological
 
adj
 
rheuma'tologist
 
n

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rheumatology rheu·ma·tol·o·gy (rōō'mə-tŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The medical science that deals with the study and treatment of rheumatic diseases.


rheu'ma·tol'o·gist n.
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