gynec-

combining form
variants: or

gyneco-

or less commonly

gynaec-

or

gynaeco-

Definition of gynec-

  1. :  woman gynecology

Origin and Etymology of gynec-

Greek gynaik-, gynaiko-, from gynaik-, gynē woman — more at queen


Medical Dictionary

gynec-

combining form
variants: or

gyneco-

or chiefly British

gynaec-

or

gynaeco-

Medical Definition of gynec-

  1. :  woman gynecoid gynecology


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