iridology

noun
ir·​i·​dol·​o·​gy | \ ˌī-rə-ˈdä-lə-jē How to pronounce iridology (audio) \
plural iridologies

Definition of iridology

: the study of the iris of the eye for indications of bodily health and disease

Other Words from iridology

iridologist \ ˌī-​rə-​ˈdä-​lə-​jist How to pronounce iridologist (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of iridology

1916, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for iridology

irido- + -logy

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The first known use of iridology was in 1916

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“Iridology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/iridology. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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iridology

noun
ir·​i·​dol·​o·​gy | \ ˌī-rə-ˈdäl-ə-jē How to pronounce iridology (audio) \
plural iridologies

Medical Definition of iridology

: the study of the iris of the eye for indications of bodily health and disease

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