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dermatology

play
noun der·ma·tol·o·gy \ˌdər-mə-ˈtä-lə-jē\

Simple Definition of dermatology

  • medical : the scientific study of the skin and its diseases

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dermatology

  1. :  a branch of medicine dealing with the skin, its structure, functions, and diseases

dermatologic

play \-mə-tə-ˈlä-jik\ or

dermatological

play \-ji-kəl\ adjective

dermatologist

play \-mə-ˈtä-lə-jist\ noun

Examples of dermatology in a sentence

  1. One of the doctors at the clinic specializes in dermatology.



1819

First Known Use of dermatology

1819


Medical Dictionary

dermatology

play
noun der·ma·tol·o·gy \ˌdər-mə-ˈtäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of dermatology

plural

dermatologies

  1. :  a branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its structure, functions, and diseases

dermatologist

\-mə-ˈtäl-ə-jəst\play noun




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