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venereology

[vuh-neer-ee-ol-uh-jee] /vəˌnɪər iˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of venereal, or sexually transmitted, disease.
Also, venerology
[ven-uh-rol-uh-jee] /ˌvɛn əˈrɒl ə dʒi/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Latin venere(us) venereal + -o- + -logy
Related forms
venereologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for venereologist

venereology

/vɪˌnɪərɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of venereal disease
Derived Forms
venereologist, noun
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venereologist in Medicine

venereology ve·ne·re·ol·o·gy (və-nēr'ē-ŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The study of sexually transmitted diseases.

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