fetology

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noun fe·tol·o·gy \fē-ˈtä-lə-jē\

Definition of fetology

  1. :  a branch of medical science concerned with the study and treatment of the fetus in the uterus

fetologist

play \fē-ˈtä-lə-jist\ noun

First Known Use of fetology

1965


Medical Dictionary

fetology

noun fe·tol·o·gy
variants: or chiefly British

foetology

\fē-ˈtäl-ə-jē\play

Medical Definition of fetology

plural

fetologies

  1. :  a branch of medical science concerned with the study and treatment of the fetus in the uterus

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