noun my·ol·o·gy \mī-ˈä-lə-jē\

Definition of MYOLOGY

:  the scientific study of muscles

Origin of MYOLOGY

French or New Latin; French myologie, from New Latin myologia, from my- + Latin -logia -logy
First Known Use: 1649
Medical Dictionary


noun my·ol·o·gy \mī-ˈäl-ə-jē\
plural my·ol·o·gies

Medical Definition of MYOLOGY

:  a scientific study of muscles
my·o·log·ic \ˌmī-ə-ˈläj-ik\ or my·o·log·i·cal \-i-kəl\ adjective


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