myology

noun
my·​ol·​o·​gy | \ mī-ˈä-lə-jē How to pronounce myology (audio) \

Definition of myology

: the scientific study of muscles

First Known Use of myology

1649, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for myology

French or New Latin; French myologie, from New Latin myologia, from my- + Latin -logia -logy

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The first known use of myology was in 1649

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“Myology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/myology. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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myology

noun
my·​ol·​o·​gy | \ mī-ˈäl-ə-jē How to pronounce myology (audio) \
plural myologies

Medical Definition of myology

: a scientific study of muscles

Other Words from myology

myologic \ ˌmī-​ə-​ˈläj-​ik How to pronounce myology (audio) \ or myological \ -​i-​kəl How to pronounce myology (audio) \ adjective

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