gynecologist

noun gy·ne·col·o·gist \ ˌgī-nə-ˈkä-lə-jist , ˌji- \

Definition of gynecologist

plural gynecologists
: a physician specializing in gynecology
  • When gynecologists follow women with atypical cervical cells, they often use colposcopy—a technique that permits a detailed examination of the cervix by means of a magnifying device.
  • —Malorye Allison

First Known Use of gynecologist

1870

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Medical Dictionary

gynecologist

noun gy·ne·col·ogist
variants: or chiefly British gynaecologist play \ˌgīn-ə-ˈkäl-ə-jəst, ˌjin-\

medical Definition of gynecologist

: a specialist in gynecology


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