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audiology

noun au·di·ol·o·gy \ˌ-dē-ˈä-lə-jē\

Definition of AUDIOLOGY

:  a branch of science dealing with hearing; specifically :  therapy of individuals having impaired hearing
au·di·o·log·i·cal \-ē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ also au·di·o·log·ic \-ē-ə-ˈlä-jik\ adjective
au·di·ol·o·gist \-ē-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun

First Known Use of AUDIOLOGY

1946

audiology

noun au·di·ol·o·gy \ˌd-ē-ˈäl-ə-jē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural au·di·ol·o·gies

Medical Definition of AUDIOLOGY

:  a branch of science dealing with hearing; specifically :  therapy of individuals having impaired hearing
au·di·o·log·i·cal \-ē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ also au·di·o·log·ic \-ē-ə-ˈläj-ik\ adjective

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