laryngology


lar·yn·gol·o·gy

noun \ˌla-rən-ˈgä-lə-jē\

Definition of LARYNGOLOGY

:  a branch of medicine dealing with diseases of the larynx and nasopharynx

Origin of LARYNGOLOGY

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1842

lar·yn·gol·o·gy

noun \ˌlar-ən-ˈgäl-ə-jē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural lar·yn·gol·o·gies

Medical Definition of LARYNGOLOGY

: a branch of medicine dealing with diseases of the larynx and nasopharynx

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