nosology

noun no·sol·o·gy \ nō-ˈsä-lə-jē , -ˈzä- \

Definition of nosology

1 : a classification or list of diseases
2 : a branch of medical science that deals with classification of diseases

nosological

play \ˌnō-sə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ or nosologic play \ˌnō-sə-ˈlä-jik\ adjective

nosologically

play \ˌnō-sə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of nosology

probably from New Latin nosologia, from Greek nosos disease + New Latin -logia -logy


Medical Dictionary

nosology

noun no·sol·o·gy \ nō-ˈsäl-ə-jē , -ˈzäl- \

medical Definition of nosology

plural nosologies
1 : a classification or list of diseases
2 : a branch of medical science that deals with classification of diseases

nosological

play \ˌnō-sə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ or nosologic play \-ik\ adjective

nosologically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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